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Radar Secret Service (1950)

Passed  -  Action | Adventure | Crime  -  28 January 1950 (USA)
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G-men track stolen Uranium-238 shipment using new radar technology; they also recruit the girlfriend of a gang member as an informant. Radar helps, but it takes an undercover blonde to ... See full summary »

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Bill Travis
Adele Jergens ...
Lila
Tom Neal ...
Mickey Moran
Myrna Dell ...
Marge
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Pill Box
Ralph Byrd ...
Static
Robert Kent ...
Henchman Benson
Pierre Watkin ...
Mr. Hamilton (as Pierre Watkins)
Tristram Coffin ...
Michael
Riley Hill ...
Henchman Blackie
Robert Carson ...
Tom - Radar Operator
Kenne Duncan ...
Michael's Henchman
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G-men track stolen Uranium-238 shipment using new radar technology; they also recruit the girlfriend of a gang member as an informant. Radar helps, but it takes an undercover blonde to really get the goods on criminal masterminds. Written by Mike Rogers <MICHAEL_PEM@aol.com>

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truck | radar | hijack | crook | stock footage | See more »

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G-Men . . . T-Men . . . and now . . . R-Men!


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28 January 1950 (USA)  »

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Radar-Geheimpolizei  »

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The character of Static remarks about radar's 'use' of a two-way radio and that "Dick Tracy used it before it was invented." Static is played by Ralph Byrd, who was the first to portray Dick Tracy on screen in 1937. See more »

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U-238 is radioactive, not "radioactivated". See more »

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Oh, those Golden Grams! Oh, those Golden Grams!
14 June 2003 | by (USA) – See all my reviews

Very strange movie that deals with g-men obsessed with RADAR. As we all know, radar is a fantastic piece of technology, but the movie doesn't seem to really be about it. It's more about long-winded speeches about a robbery and nothing more. It's quite funny, but I don't think that's how the director originally intended it to be!


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