The Senator Was Indiscreet (1947)





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In this film, a U.S. Senator has political aspirations which he feels have a chance due to his possession of a secret diary that contains dirt on just about every political opponent. When the diary falls into another's hands, every major political player is placed in a very compromising position.
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William Powell
as Sen. Melvin G. Ashton
Ella Raines
as Poppy McNaughton
Peter Lind Hayes
as Lew Gibson
Arleen Whelan
as Valerie Shepherd
Ray Collins
as Houlihan
Allen Jenkins
as Farrell
Hans Conried
as Waiter
Norma Varden
as Woman at Banquet
Oliver Blake
as Man/Indian
Boyd Davis
as Politico
Rodney Bell
as Politico
Tom Coleman
as Politico
John Alban
as Politico
William Forrest
as US Officer
Douglas Wood
as University President
Tom Dugan
as Attendant at Stand
George Mann
as Texas
William Vedder
as Book Dealer
Nina Lunn
as Girl in Elevator
John Wald
as Broadcaster
Vincent Pelletier
as Quiz Master
Don Wilson
as Commentator
Martin Garralaga
as Italian Waiter
John Bagni
as Italian Waiter
Leonardo Scavino
as French Waiter
William Newell
as Elevator Operator
Billy Bletcher
as Newsboy
John K. Butler
as Reporter
John O'Connor
as Reporter
Franklin Parker
as Reporter
Mervin Williams
as Newsreel Man
Eddie Coke
as Ticket Buyer
Rex Dale
as Man
Sven Hugo Borg
as Swedish Waiter
John Valentine
as Desk Clerk
Walter Soderling
as Hotel Clerk
Jimmy Clark
as Bellboy
Russ Whiteman
as Bellboy
Mike Stokey
as Night Clerk
Laura R. Parrish
as Aunt Abby
Dutch Schlickenmeyer
as Ticket Buyer
Gene Fowler
as Charlie
Myrna Loy
as Mrs. Ashton
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