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Fighting Back (1948)

Approved | | Crime, Drama | 15 November 1948 (UK)
Nick Sanders is honorably discharged from the army, with a full pardon for his pre-war crimes, and settles into a happy home life with his wife, June, and their son, Jimmy, and the family ... See full summary »

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(as Mal St. Clair)

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(original story), (screenplay)
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June Sanders
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Jimmy Sanders
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Police Sergeant Scudder
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Robert J. Higby
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Sam Lang
Dorothy Christy ...
Martha Higby
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Larry Higby
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Mrs. Winkle
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Nick Sanders is honorably discharged from the army, with a full pardon for his pre-war crimes, and settles into a happy home life with his wife, June, and their son, Jimmy, and the family dog, "Snuffy." The latter likes to steal and hide things. When Nick brushes off his ex-partner in crime, Sam Lang, the smooth crook uses "Snuffy" to rob the Higby home of a valuable diamond. The dog bolts with the loot. The police suspect Nick of the crime. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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