Blackie and gal pal Mary, and their dog Whitey, solve lots of Los Angeles crimes before the cops can do it.
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 Boston Blackie (58 episodes, 1951-1953)
Lois Collier ...
 Mary Wesley (58 episodes, 1951-1953)
Frank Orth ...
 Inspector Faraday (58 episodes, 1951-1953)
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Blackie and gal pal Mary, and their dog Whitey, solve lots of Los Angeles crimes before the cops can do it.

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Crime | Drama

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September 1951 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Le inchieste di Boston Blackie  »

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(RCA Sound System)

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(26 episodes)| (32 episodes)

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1.33 : 1
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[first lines of each episode]
Narrator: Danger! Excitement! Adventure! Boston Blackie! Enemy of those who make him an enemy; friend of those who have no friends.
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It's the first thing I every remember seeing on TV.
12 October 1998 | by (Kenansville NC) – See all my reviews

"Boston Blackie" was the first and the best TV show I have ever seen and I have seen a lot. I was about 7 years old and will never forget "Boston Blackie". I could not take my eyes off him. He was so cool and sure of himself. I would love to see the show put on video. Its been 43 years since I've seen my Hero in action.


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