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    A hired gun (Alan Ladd) and his gangster boss fall out over a woman in Dashiel Hammett's The Glass Key (1942).

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Glass Key, The - (Original Trailer)
A hired gun (Alan Ladd) and his gangster boss fall out over...
Glass Key, The - (Original Trailer)
A hired gun (Alan Ladd) and his gangster boss fall out over a woman in Dashiel Hammett's The Glass Key (1942).>
Glass Key, The (1942) -- (Movie Clip) What A...
Cracking opening with all three principals, Madvig (Brian...
Glass Key, The (1942) -- (Movie Clip) What A Slugger!
Cracking start with all three principals, Madvig (Brian Donlevy), Janet (Veronica Lake) and Beaumont (Alan Ladd), plus young Dane Clark (then "Bernard Zanville") tossed through a window, in Paramount's 1942 version of Dashiell Hammett's The Glass Key.>
Glass Key, The (1942) -- (Movie Clip) On The Dead...
Beaumont (Alan Ladd) joins political boss pal Madvig (Brian...
Glass Key, The (1942) -- (Movie Clip) On The Dead Up And Up
Beaumont (Alan Ladd) joins political boss pal Madvig (Brian Donlevy) at the home of candidate Ralph Henry (Richard Denning) and daughter Janet (Veronica Lake), early in The Glass Key, 1942, from Dashiell Hammett's novel.>
Glass Key, The (1942) -- (Movie Clip) Traveling...
Beaumont (Alan Ladd) about to leave town when Janet...
Glass Key, The (1942) -- (Movie Clip) Traveling Alone?
Beaumont (Alan Ladd) about to leave town when Janet (Veronica Lake) shows up to ask his help finding her brother's killer, then newly estranged pal Madvig (Brian Donlevy) intrudes, in The Glass Key, 1942, from Dashiell Hammett's novel. >
Ben Mankiewicz Intro -- The Glass Key (1942)
Ben Mankiewicz introduces The Glass Key, 1942.
Ben Mankiewicz Intro -- The Glass Key...
Ben Mankiewicz Intro -- The Glass Key (1942)
Ben Mankiewicz introduces The Glass Key, 1942. >
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