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I Cover the Underworld (1955)

Approved | | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir | 19 May 1955 (USA)
A priest is about to see his twin brother, whom he hasn't seen in a long time--because his brother, a gang leader, has been serving a stretch in prison.

Director:

R.G. Springsteen

Writer:

John K. Butler (screenplay)

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Cast

Cast overview:
Sean McClory ... Gunner O'Hara & John O'Hara
Joanne Jordan Joanne Jordan ... Joan Marlowe
Ray Middleton ... Police Chief Corbett
Jaclynne Greene Jaclynne Greene ... Gilda
Lee Van Cleef ... Flash Logan
James Griffith ... Smiley Di Angelo
Hugh Sanders ... Tim Donovan
Roy Roberts ... District Attorney
Peter Mamakos ... Charlie Green
Robert Crosson ... Danny Marlowe
Frank Gerstle ... Dum-Dum Wilson
Willis Bouchey ... Warden Lewis J. Johnson
Philip Van Zandt ... Jake Freeman
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Storyline

John O'Hara, a divinity priest student endeavors to help the police, rolling up a gang of criminals. John poses as his twin brother Gunner O'Hara a gangster, who is in prison. John is finally accepted by the gang and he succeeds improving the efficiency of this gang by cooperating closely with other criminal gangs. John coerces them these gangs, keeping careful records of their various criminal activities. Problems for John and the police arise when Gunner O'Hara escapes from prison. Written by Robert

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Certificate:

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

19 May 1955 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Die Ratten von Chicago See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Republic Pictures (I) See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono (RCA Sound Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.66 : 1
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Soundtracks

It's Not the First Love
Lyrics by Eddie Cherkose (as Eddie Maxwell)
Music by Nathan Scott
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