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Boomerang!

Boomerang!(1947)

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Brief Synopsis

A prosecutor fights to prove the defendant in a scandalous murder case is innocent.

Cast & Crew

Elia Kazan Director
Dana Andrews Henry L. Harvey
Jane Wyatt Madge Harvey
Lee J. Cobb Chief Harold F. "Robby" Robinson
Cara Williams Irene Nelson
Arthur Kennedy John Waldron
Sam Levene Dave Woods
Taylor Holmes T. M. Wade
Robert Keith "Mac" McCreery
Ed Begley Paul Harris
Philip Coolidge Jim Crossman
Barry Kelley Sgt. Dugan
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  London opening: 26 Jan 1947; Los Angeles opening: 28 Feb 1947
Release Date:  1947 Production Date:  AFI
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corp.
Sound:  Mono (Western Electric Noiseless Recording) Production Co:  Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corp.
Duration(mins):  87-88 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  7,911    
Duration(reels):  9    

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  • Gripping Film

    Kent Gage 2012-07-29

    Based on the Bridgeport Conn. murder trial of Father Hubert Dahme (1924). Homer Cummings, the real name of the prosecutor, found the accused innocent from... MORE>

  • The Best Years of our Careers were in the 1950's

    Jeff Boston 2012-05-17

    Cobb's Chief of Police tells Andrews' Chief Prosecutor that "yesterday I called you a politician. I was wrong." Ironic that the man... MORE>

  • bOOMERANG (1947)

    FREDGALLAGHER 2012-05-17

    gOOD CAST AND DECENT ENOUGH STORY. good timewaster! MORE>