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Borderline (1950)





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This crime melodrama involves the investigation of dope smugglers on the Mexican border. Americans Fred MacMurray and Claire Trevor enter the scene and find themselves embroiled in the illicit activities. Both are government agents, but each one thinks the other is a crook.

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Claire Trevor
as Madeleine Haley
Fred MacMurray
as Johnny McEvoy, aka Johnny Macklin
Raymond Burr
as Pete Ritchie
Roy Roberts
as Harvey Gumbin
Morris Ankrum
as Whittaker
Charles Lane
as Peterson
Nacho Galindo
as Porfirio
Pepe Hern
as Pablo
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Critic Reviews for Borderline

All Critics (1)

The seriocomic crime drama had too few thrills to be thrilling.

Full Review… | August 9, 2013
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Audience Reviews for Borderline

As old movies go, this one is worth seeing once. As a window into how the narcotics trade was viewed in the years after WWII, this is invaluable.

Christopher Bergan
Christopher Bergan

Claire and Fred team well but the picture is nothing special.

jay nixon
jay nixon

Super Reviewer

i thought this was a fun noir type was entertaining and i really liked the chemistry between the lead actors.....overall it was a pretty good film but not great

Lewis Mize
Lewis Mize

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