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Gambling House (1950)

Passed  -  Crime | Drama | Film-Noir  -  27 December 1950 (USA)
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Small time racketeer Marc Fury agrees to plead self-defense for a murder committed by gang boss Joe Farrow in exchange for Farrow's I.O.U. for $50,000. He is acquitted but is ordered ... See full summary »

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Zachary Charles ...
Willie (as Zachary A. Charles)
Basil Ruysdael ...
Judge Ravinek
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Lloyd Crane
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Mrs. Della Lucas
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Mrs. Livingston
Gloria Winters ...
B.J. Warren
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Small time racketeer Marc Fury agrees to plead self-defense for a murder committed by gang boss Joe Farrow in exchange for Farrow's I.O.U. for $50,000. He is acquitted but is ordered deported by immigration authorities unless he can convince the judge to let him stay. After meeting volunteer worker Lynn Warren his tough guy exterior begins to soften as he follows her through her efforts to settle a family of European refugees. Events lead to a dramatic conclusion as Farrow welches on his deal with him and Fury attends his final deportation hearing. Written by Doug Sederberg <vornoff@sonic.net>

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Crime | Drama | Film-Noir

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Horrible Film with Great Actors!
14 January 2004 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

There are not many pictures which bore me with great former actors like Victor Mature (Marc Fury), Terry Moore,(Lynn Warren), William Bendix(Joe Farrow and Cleo Moore,(Sally). If you love to see these great film stars back in the early 1950's, enjoy the acting and forget about the plot, it lost me from the very beginning!


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