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Bodyguard (1948)





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In this suspenseful crime drama a tough homicide cop must temporarily turn in his badge and gun and becomes a body guard for the mob. He encounters further trouble when he is framed for murder.


Lawrence Tierney
as Michael C. 'Mike' Carter
Priscilla Lane
as Doris Brewster
Phillip Reed
as Freddie Dysen
Philip Reed
as Freddie Dysen
June Clayworth
as Connie Fenton
Elisabeth Risdon
as Gene Dysen
Elizabeth Risdon
as Gene Dysen
Frank Fenton
as Lt. Borden
Charles Case
as Capt. Wayne
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Critic Reviews for Bodyguard

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Ends in pure tedium, its 62-minute running time feeling more like three hours.

May 16, 2006 | Rating: C | Full Review…
Lessons of Darkness

A solid but routine action B-film crime drama that plays like a Mike Hammer episode.

June 13, 2002 | Rating: C+ | Full Review…
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