The Undercover Man (1949)

The Undercover Man


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In this film, treasury-agent Frank Warren poses as a criminal after he is assigned to put an end to the activities of a powerful crime lord. Stymied by terrified witnesses, bumped-off stoolies and crooked police officers, Warren can only hope that a "leak" will come from an unexpected source.

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Drama, Romance, Mystery & Suspense, Classics
Directed By:
Written By: Sydney Boehm, Jack Rubin, Malvin Wald
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as Frank Warren

as George Pappas

as Judith Warren

as Edward O'Rourke

as Stanley Weinburg

as Inspector Herzog

as Joseph S. Horan

as Sgt. Shannon

as Sidney Gordon

as Rosa Rocco

as Maria Rocco

as Theresa Rocco

as Salvatore Rocco

as Manny Zanger

as Manny Zanger

as Gladys LaVerne

as Sidney Gordon

as Muriel Gordon

as Judge Parker

as Newsboy

as Fred Ferguson

as Alice Ferguson

as Policeman

as Policeman

as Policeman

as Policeman

as Policeman

as Hoodlum

as Hoodlum

as Hoodlum

as Hoodlum

as Hoodlum

as Hoodlum

as Hoodlum

as Gunman

as Big Fellow/Man in Wh...

as Big Fellow

as Court Attendant

as Court Clerk

as Federal Judge

as Jury Foreman

as Narrator

as District Attorney

as Federal Judge

as Mrs. O'Rourke

as Cigar Store Owner

as Manager

as Bouncer

as Crap Dealer

as Newsreel Announcer

as Muriel Gordon
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All Critics (6) | Top Critics (3)

Full Review… | March 26, 2009
Top Critic

Full Review… | June 24, 2006
Time Out
Top Critic

Full Review… | March 25, 2006
New York Times
Top Critic

Highly creative crime film, with visually inventive direction.

Full Review… | August 8, 2008
Classic Film and Television

A very solid crime thriller shot in semi-documentary style.

Full Review… | April 28, 2003
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Full Review… | May 24, 2003

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