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My Son Is a Criminal (1939)

"Big Tim" Halloran retires as Police Chief, and hopes his son, Tim, will join the police force. But the son opts for racketeering and, running a garage for Velvikak Taxicabs. He uses his ... See full summary »

Director:

Charles C. Coleman (as C.C. Coleman Jr.)

Writer:

Arthur T. Horman (original screenplay)
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Alan Baxter ... Tim Halloran Jr.
Julie Bishop ... Myrna Kingsley (as Jacqueline Wells)
Gordon Oliver ... Allen Coltrin
Willard Robertson ... Tom Halloran Sr.
Joe King ... Jerry Kingsley (as Joseph King)
Eddie Laughton Eddie Laughton ... Walt Fraser
John Tyrrell ... Jersey
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"Big Tim" Halloran retires as Police Chief, and hopes his son, Tim, will join the police force. But the son opts for racketeering and, running a garage for Velvikak Taxicabs. He uses his father's police entrée for knowledge of squad car activity, leads a gang on bold holdup jobs in the heart of the city. Tim's boyhood friend, Allen Coltrin, works in the police lab. Myrna Kingsley, daughter of the new chief, wavers between Tim and Allen with her affection. All are on a collision course that does not bode well for two of them. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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A MAN HUNT TRAPS A COP'S OWN SON! (Print Ad- Victoria Daily Times, ((Victoria, BC)) 14 December 1939) See more »

Genres:

Action | Crime | Drama | Romance

Certificate:

Approved | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

22 February 1939 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

L'istinto See more »

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Production Co:

Columbia Pictures See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono (Western Electric Mirrophonic Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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