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Behind Locked Doors (1948)

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A well-known judge has become a fugitive from the police, with a large reward on his head. A reporter believes that the judge is hiding in a private sanitarium, so she seeks out a private ... See full summary »

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Dr. Clifford Porter (as Tom Brown Henry)
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Judge Finlay Drake
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Madge Bennett
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A well-known judge has become a fugitive from the police, with a large reward on his head. A reporter believes that the judge is hiding in a private sanitarium, so she seeks out a private investigator and asks him to pretend to be insane, so that he can get inside the sanitarium and look for the judge. The investigator is admitted to the asylum, and encounters many dangers while trying to prove that the judge is there. Written by Snow Leopard

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MURDER was the ONLY way out!


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3 September 1948 (USA)  »

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Human Gorilla  »

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Dr. Clifford Porter: Larson! How many times have I told you not to abuse the patients?
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Hey it's got Tor Johnson in it.
20 August 2000 | by (California, USA) – See all my reviews

Any movie with Tor can't be all bad and it isn't. Tor gets to do what he does best. Act menacing and remain mute. The main plot of the movie has to do with a female reporter convincing a private eye to go undercover into a sanitarium. Inside he finds abuse and corruption.


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