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The Falcon's Adventure (1946)

Approved  |   |  Crime, Drama, Mystery  |  13 December 1946 (USA)
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The Falcon rescues Louisa Braganza from kidnappers who want her father's secret formula for making diamonds. Her father's murder is pinned on the Falcon and, when he and she flee to Florida... See full summary »

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Tom Conway ...
Madge Meredith ...
Edward Brophy ...
Goldie Locke (as Edward S. Brophy)
Robert Warwick ...
Myrna Dell ...
Doris Blanding
Steve Brodie ...
Benny
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J.D. Denison
Carol Forman ...
Helen Ray
Joseph Crehan ...
Inspector Cavanaugh
Phil Warren ...
Mike Geary
Tony Barrett ...
Paolo Ray
Harry Harvey ...
Detective Sgt. Duncan
Jason Robards Sr. ...
Lieutenant R. Evans (as Jason Robards)
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Storyline

The Falcon rescues Louisa Braganza from kidnappers who want her father's secret formula for making diamonds. Her father's murder is pinned on the Falcon and, when he and she flee to Florida, another murder seems to confirm his guilt. Written by Ed Stephan <stephan@cc.wwu.edu>

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Death-Ring Stalks Diamond Queen In Miami-Manhattan Murder Axis!

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Crime | Drama | Mystery

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13 December 1946 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

A Aventura do Falcão  »

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(RCA Sound System)

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1.37 : 1
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Trivia

Made it's New York TV debut on 1 October 1956 on WOR (channel 9). See more »

Goofs

The cars of the express train on which The Falcon and Goldie are traveling are obviously studio mock-ups as they show no train movement whatsoever with passengers and staff having no trouble standing or walking in the corridors. See more »

Quotes

Detective Sgt. Duncan: Boy, that Goldie character slays me! Monkeys got more brains in their tails than he's got in his head.
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Connections

Follows The Gay Falcon (1941) See more »

Soundtracks

Jeanie with the Light Brown Hair
(1854) (uncredited)
Written by Stephen Foster
Sung by Edward Brophy
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Suave private eye movie that has all the right stuff
19 January 2005 | by (Netherlands) – See all my reviews

This film is a fun little private eye detective story like they aren't made any more. It's all there: Tom Conway is the suave detective called The Falcon, Goldie Locke (what's in a name) is his wisecracking bumbling sidekick, Louisa Braganza is the damsel in distress, and of course there are the damsels maid, the professor with the secret formula, the bad guy that wants the formula, and the police inspector who's after The Falcon. There is a murder, and The Falcon gets implicated. The scenery is night clubs, expensive hotel rooms, a luxury train, the suburbs, and beautiful cars. Go watch this little gem when you see it pass by on afternoon TV!


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