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Step by Step (1946)

Approved | | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir | 23 August 1946 (USA)
Johnny, an ex-Marine, and Evelyn, a chance acquaintance, find themselves caught up in a plot involving Nazi spies in California.

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Von Dorn
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Senator Remmy
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James Blackton
Ray Walker ...
Agent Jorgensen
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Captain Caleb Simpson
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Johnny, an ex-Marine, and Evelyn, a chance acquaintance, find themselves caught up in a plot involving Nazi spies in California.

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Kryptografima V-13  »

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Johnny Christopher (Lawrence Tierney) drives a 1941 Ford Station Wagon. See more »

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When Johnny is standing by his car at the start of the movie, he says he's locked out of it yet when he leans against the driver door, it's clear his arm is resting where the window is down. See more »

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Two fisted action aplenty
19 January 2003 | by (Oakland CA) – See all my reviews

Step By Step plays like a feature version of an old time serial. Jam-packed with fist fights, auto chases, Nazi spies (still causing trouble in the pre-Cold War year of 1946), comedy, a little romance, and lots more, Step By Step also features an attractive lead couple in Lawrence Tierney and Anne Jeffreys. Director Phil Rosen's bread and butter was short and sweet Poverty Row programmers, and this is one of his best. Great fun on a low, low budget.


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