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Detective Story

Detective Story(1951)

Also Known As: Sidney Kingsley's Detective Story |

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Brief Synopsis

A rigid police detective accidentally uncovers his wife's illegal past.

Cast & Crew

William Wyler Director
Kirk Douglas Jim McLeod
Eleanor Parker Mary McLeod
William Bendix Lou Brody
Cathy O'Donnell Susan Carmichael
George Macready Karl Schneider
Horace McMahon Lt. Monahan
Gladys George Miss Hatch
Joseph Wiseman Charley Gennini
Lee Grant Shoplifter
Gerald Mohr Tami Giacoppetti
Frank Faylen Gallagher
Craig Hill Arthur Kindred
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  Los Angeles premiere: 24 Oct 1951; New York opening: 6 Nov 1951
Release Date:  1951 Production Date:  William Wyler's Production
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Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Paramount Pictures Corp.
Sound:  Mono (Western Electric Sound System) Production Co:  Paramount Pictures Corp.
Duration(mins):  102-103 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  11    

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  • George Macready As Sleazy Abortionist

    almostperfect 2016-07-25

    Wonderful film,great acting,predates BARNEY MILLER,and far exceeds it,as good as BARNEY was!Macready & Kirk a few years before Paths Of... MORE>

  • One Fine Movie

    Maurice H 2016-07-02

    It is sad to watch this movie when you think most of the wonderful cast are all but gone. Yes Kirk is 99, but who else is around. Lee Grant? That is it.... MORE>

  • Barney Miller precursor

    Hal9thou 2014-07-30

    Yes, I can see where the TV show "Barney Miller" got its influence from now. This is like a 'very special episode' of "Barney... MORE>