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Two O'Clock Courage (1945)

Not Rated | | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir | 15 February 1946 (Mexico)
After nearly running over him with her cab, Patty Mitchell picks up a fare who claims to have amnesia. As he fumbles to remember the basic facts of his identity, Patty becomes interested in... See full summary »

Director:

Anthony Mann

Writers:

Robert E. Kent (screen play by), Gordon Kahn (additional dialogue by) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview:
Tom Conway ... Ted 'Step' Allison
Ann Rutherford ... Patty Mitchell
Richard Lane ... Al Haley
Lester Matthews ... Mark Evans
Roland Drew ... Steve Maitland
Emory Parnell ... Insp. Bill Brenner
Jane Greer ... Helen Carter (as Bettejane Greer)
Jean Brooks ... Barbara Borden
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Storyline

After nearly running over him with her cab, Patty Mitchell picks up a fare who claims to have amnesia. As he fumbles to remember the basic facts of his identity, Patty becomes interested in the stranger and decides to help him in his search. But as the pieces of the puzzle begin to fall into place, and Patty's interest becomes more personal, the stranger finds that he is the prime suspect in a murder case. Written by Chris Stone <jstone@bellatlantic.net>

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

15 February 1946 (Mexico) See more »

Also Known As:

Dos en la oscuridad See more »

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Production Co:

RKO Radio Pictures See more »
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| (TCM print)

Sound Mix:

Mono (RCA Sound System)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

First credited film appearance by Jane Greer. See more »

Goofs

Near the end, when the police attempt to enter room 212, three bullets are shot through the door from inside the room. After the police gain access and the door swings open, the holes are absent. when it then swings back to reveal Barbara Borden, the holes once again appear. See more »

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Remake of Two in the Dark (1936) See more »

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Better than the Falcon series
6 April 2002 | by Jim TrittenSee all my reviews

Fast-paced mystery as Tom Conway unravels his past life following an injury to the head and amnesia. Tom is believable as is the storyline. Ann Rutherford serves as an adequate sidekick, Jane Greer looks beautiful in one of her very early films, and we see Jean Brooks in one of her last. Although shot in the middle of the Falcon series, and much resembles same, this is actually a re-make of the 1936 movie "Two in the Dark." The plot has lots of twists and turns and it will not be obvious "who done it" until the very end. Enjoyable light entertainment.


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