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The Thirteenth Hour (1947)

Approved | | Film-Noir, Mystery | 6 February 1947 (USA)
In the 7th of Columbia's "Whistler" series, truck-firm owner Steve Reynolds gets involved in a feud with a rival firm, and shortly thereafter is slugged by a masked assailant who steals the... See full summary »

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In the 7th of Columbia's "Whistler" series, truck-firm owner Steve Reynolds gets involved in a feud with a rival firm, and shortly thereafter is slugged by a masked assailant who steals the truck he is driving. The assailant runs down a policeman in the truck and leaves other clues pointing to Reynolds as the cop killer. With only a glove, with diamonds stuck in the thumb, as a clue, and while evading the police and other characters after him and the diamonds, Reynolds finally runs down the guilty party and clears himself. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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Seventh and next-to-last of the eight-film "The Whistler" series. Michael Duane replaced Richard Dix--who had suffered a heart attack while finishing the sixth installment--for the finale. See more »

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Followed by The Return of the Whistler (1948) See more »

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Interesting story that keeps you attached till the end ...
10 March 2001 | by (Evansville, Indiana USA) – See all my reviews

1st watched 5/29/2000 - (Dir-William Clemens): Interesting story that keeps you attached till the end in this obvious "one in a series of films" surrounding mysterious things that happen around a whistler that shows up in shadows.Very much like "The Fugitive" TV series and movie that followed.


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