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Fly-By-Night (1942)

After being charged with the murder of a scientist, a young doctor must track down a Nazi spy ring to clear his name.

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Pat Lindsey
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Prof. Langner
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Officer Charlie Prescott
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Officer John Prescott
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George Taylor
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Heydt
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Dahlig
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Grube
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Pa Prescott
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Ma Prescott
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Inspector Karns
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After being charged with the murder of a scientist, a young doctor must track down a Nazi spy ring to clear his name.

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19 January 1942 (USA)  »

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Well-paced, atmospheric "B" thriller with a few surprises
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Above-average Paramount "B" thriller from director Robert Siodmak. A few surprises (including an imaginative action sequence and a jolting revelation during a climatic confrontation) elevate a standard falsely-accused-man-on-the-lam plot. Well-paced and atmospheric.


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