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Alibi(1929)

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Brief Synopsis

A mobster kills a police offer and uses the victim's daughter as his alibi.

Cast & Crew

Roland West Director
Chester Morris Chick Williams
Harry Stubbs Buck Bachman
Mae Busch Daisy Thomas
Eleanor Griffith Joan Manning
Irma Harrison Toots, cabaret dancer
Regis Toomey Danny McGann
Al Hill Brown, a crook
James Bradbury Jr. Blake, a crook
Elmer Ballard Soft Malone, cab driver
Kernan Cripps Trask, plainclothesman
Purnell B. Pratt Pete Manning, police sergeant
Pat O'Malley Tommy Glennon, detective
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  not available
Release Date:  1929 Production Date:  none available
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  United Artists
Sound:  Mono (MovieTone) Production Co:  Feature Productions
Duration(mins):  not available Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  8,167    
Duration(reels):  10    

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  • Alibi

    Dashiell Barnes 2012-09-08

    A poorly-dated, early gangster film. Morris earned a Best Actor nomination as a recently-released criminal involved in a Policeman's murder. Choppy... MORE>

  • Alibi

    Mark Sutch 2011-04-05

    ***1/2 MORE>

  • Alibi (1929)

    Jay 2009-06-04

    Stylish early talkie, outstanding cinematography and art direction. It's an amazing film, way ahead of it's time. Good story, excellent use of... MORE>