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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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
Kent Taylor ...  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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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

September 1951 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Le inchieste di Boston Blackie See more »

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Production Co:

ZIV Television Programs See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (58 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono (RCA Sound System)

Color:

Black and White (26 episodes)| Color (32 episodes)

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Quotes

[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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Spoofed in Hot & Saucy Pizza Girls (1978) See more »

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Wonder where the originals are stored
5 November 2007 | by BBlackieFanSee all my reviews

Do you suppose the originals still exist somewhere?

Maybe someday - in my lifetime - good quality copies will be available. I would love to watch those stories again.

Did they show outside of Los Angeles where we lived?

Though seeing my hometown as it was at that time would be a lot of the pleasure, everything about the show was great: the girl, the car, Blackie, etc.

At the beginning or end of every program there was a brief, dark, night scene of Blackie, the car, and an alleyway. At least that's the way I remember it.


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