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The Racket (1951)

12/12/1951 (US) DramaThrillerCrime 1h 28m

The Racket boldly begins where the Senate crime committee left off!

Overview

Mobster Nick Scanlon has managed to buy several of the local government and law-enforcement officials. However, he can't seem to touch the incorruptible police captain Tom McQuigg, who refuses all attempts at bribery. Prosecuting attorney, Welch, and a police detective, Turck, are crooked and make McQuigg's job as an honest officer nearly impossible.

  1. John Cromwell

    Director

  2. William Wister Haines

    Screenplay

  3. W.R. Burnett

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Robert Mitchum

    Robert Mitchum

    Captain Thomas McQuigg

  2. Lizabeth Scott

    Lizabeth Scott

    Irene Hayes

  3. Robert Ryan

    Robert Ryan

    Nick Scanlon

  4. William Talman

    William Talman

    Officer Bob Johnson

  5. Ray Collins

    Ray Collins

    D. A. Mortimer X. Welsh

  6. Joyce Mackenzie

    Joyce Mackenzie

    Mary McQuigg

  7. Robert Hutton

    Robert Hutton

    Dave Ames

  8. Virginia Huston

    Virginia Huston

    Lucy Johnson

  9. William Conrad

    William Conrad

    Det. Sgt. Turk

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The Racket
The Racket

Status Released

Original Language English

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