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Trapped (1949)

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U.S. Treasury Department agents go after a ring of counterfeiters.

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U.S. Treasury Department agents go after a ring of counterfeiters.

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When a Killer Dreams of Millions... and a girl to spend them on!


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1 October 1949 (USA)  »

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Die Menschenfalle  »

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During the chase scene, the car driven by Agent Downey and Jack Sylvester passes the Alto-Nido Apartments (1851 N. Ivar Street, Hollywood, California). In Sunset Blvd. (1950) this is the apartment building where Joe Gillis lived before he moved to Norma Desmond's mansion. See more »

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Another "Killer B'
4 June 2008 | by (Ramsey, NJ) – See all my reviews

This was a good movie. Considering that it was probably made on a shoestring budget, it was a very good movie. Personally, I enjoy a good plot and storyline and this picture had it; it was interesting and absorbing throughout. Pacing was good and the picture moved along at a brisk pace. There was very little if any padding material.

Good job by Lloyd Bridges, who had not yet made it big. It had a good cast of dependable character actors. I did not know the sad story of Barbara Payton until I read it on the website, and she was very good as Bridges' girlfriend. It must have been Director Richard Fleischer's first solid hit, as he went on to have a pretty distinguished career in Hollywood.

If it ever comes on one of the movie channels do yourself a favor and see it, even if you're not a cops-and-robbers fan.


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