Cover-Up (1949)






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In Cover-Up, an insurance investigator Sam Donovan (Dennis O'Keefe) who is called up to investigate a supposed accidental death. Hindered in his efforts by the local townspeople and the sheriff Larry Beat (William Bendix), Sam hooks up with local girl Anita (Barbara Britton) to find out the true story of the death. The film has a lack-luster plot with a predictable ending, but is notable for its rural setting, beautifully photographed by Ernest Laszlo. Director Alfred Green, does the best he can … More

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Mystery & Suspense
Directed By:
Written By: Lawrence Kimble, Francis Swann, Jerome Odlum, Jonathan Rix, Dennis O'Keefe
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On DVD: Nov 22, 2005



as Sheriff Larry Best

as Sam Donovan

as Anita Weatherby

as Stu Weatherby

as Bessie Weatherby

as Cathie Weatherby

as Cathie Weatherby

as Margaret Baker

as Frank Baker

as Mr. Abbey

as Mrs. Abbey

as Blakely

as Mayor

as Frank Baker

as Addison
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Pleasing old-fashioned crime drama.

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