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Outside the Law (1956)

R | | Crime, Drama | June 1956 (USA)
An ex-con is given the chance to redeem himself, and revenge the murder of an old army buddy, by going undercover in Germany and helping the authorities break up a ring of international ... See full summary »

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John Conrad, alias Johnny Salvo
Leigh Snowden ...
Maria Craven
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Don Kastner
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Chief Agent Alec Conrad
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Philip Bormann
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Agent Maury Saxton
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Agent Phil Schwartz
Floyd Simmons ...
Agent Harris
Mel Welles ...
Milo
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Warden Lewis
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Mrs. Pulenski
Maurice Doner ...
Mr. Pulenski
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Bill MacReady, customs official
Arthur Hanson ...
Agent Parker
Richard H. Cutting ...
Agent Pomery
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An ex-con is given the chance to redeem himself, and revenge the murder of an old army buddy, by going undercover in Germany and helping the authorities break up a ring of international counterfeiters who will stop at nothing, including murder, to protect their operation. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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Rated R for some violence | See all certifications »
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Army parolee puts his life on the line for the Secret Service...
15 December 2006 | by (Fairfax, VA) – See all my reviews

Army parolee Johnny Salvo (Ray Danton) is offered a chance to "wipe his slate clean" and regain his citizenship rights if he agrees to help the Secret Service investigate the suspicious death and activities of another Army parolee while in Berlin. It's a dicey situation because he'll be under the supervision of his own father, whom he deeply resents, and the investigation leads to an international counterfeiting ring who'll stop at nothing, including murder, to protect their operation. With his life in danger, Johnny falls for the attractive widow in the case who may or may not be part of the criminal gang. Charming but sinister gang boss (Grant Williams) is determined to get Johnny out of the picture. Suspenseful and absorbing drama as the complicated operation is gradually uncovered will keep viewers engaged.


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