The Basketball Fix (1951)





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A college basketball scandal provides the basis of this sports drama narrated by noted sportswriter Pete Ferreday. The trouble begins when a promising young player with a gambling problem racks up enormous debts. To pay them, and to keep from getting beaten up, he decides to fudge on the year's biggest game. Unfortunately, he is a lousy cheater and gets caught red-handed.
Classics , Drama
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Realart Films

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John Ireland
as Pete Ferreday
Marshall Thompson
as Johnny Long
Vanessa Brown
as Pat Judd
William Bishop
as Mike Taft
Hazel Brooks
as Lily Courtney
Johnny Sands
as Jed Black
Robert Hyatt
as Mickey Long
Walter Sande
as Nat Becker
Ted Pierson
as Lt. Garrett
Jonny Phillips
as Reporter
Lester Sharpe
as Jewelry Salesman
Bobby Hyatt
as Mickey Long
Johnny Phillips
as Reporter
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Full Review… | March 24, 2006
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The story line had the stench of a locker room.

Full Review… | March 31, 2003
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