Crime Against Joe (1956)

Crime Against Joe





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Down-and-out artist Joe Manning (John Bromfield) wakes up from a night of drunken revelry in a jail cell, where he's being held on suspicion for the murder of a nightclub singer. It so happens that the dead woman was clutching a "class of 1945" high school pin in her hand, and it was on the basis of this circumstantial evidence that Joe was incarcerated. Provided with a phony alibi by friendly carhop Slacks (Julie London), Joe sets about to find the real killer--all the while hoping that it … More

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Art House & International, Mystery & Suspense
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Written By: Robert C. Dennis
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as Joe Manning

as Frances 'Slacks' Ben...

as Red Waller

as Philip Rowen

as Christy Rowen

as Detective Hollander

as Irene Crescent

as Harry Dorn

as Harry Dorn

as Nora Manning

as George Milles

as Dr. Tatreau

as Gloria Wayne

as Luther Wood

as Ralph Corey

as District Attorney

as Detective Hollander
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All Critics (1)

Routine thriller.

Full Review… | September 13, 2014
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Audience Reviews for Crime Against Joe

Fast moving drive-in fodder. Julie London performs her undemanding part adequately but everybody else in this cheesefest gives perfomances that would be at home in an amateur night audition. Forgettable.

jay nixon

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