Strange Bargain (1949)

11/05/1949 (US) MysteryThriller 1h 8m
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Bookkeeper Sam Wilson learns from his boss, Malcolm Jarvis, that he is losing his job because the company is closing down. Jarvis then makes a strange proposition, saying he intends to commit suicide but wants Sam to make it look like a murder, in order for his wife and son to inherit Jarvis's life insurance. Sam declines, but when he goes to see Jarvis and finds his dead body, he reluctantly goes along with the scheme.

  1. Will Price


  2. Lillie Hayward


  3. J.H. Wallis


Top Billed Cast

  1. Martha Scott

    Martha Scott

    Georgia Wilson

  2. Jeffrey Lynn

    Jeffrey Lynn

    Sam Wilson

  3. Harry Morgan

    Harry Morgan

    Richard Webb

  4. Katherine Emery

    Katherine Emery

    Edna Jarvis

  5. Richard Gaines

    Richard Gaines

    Malcolm Jarvis

  6. Henry O'Neill

    Henry O'Neill

    Timothy Hearne

  7. Walter Sande

    Walter Sande

    Sergeant Cord

  8. Michael Chapin

    Michael Chapin

    Roddy Wilson

  9. Arlene Gray

    Arlene Gray

    Hilda Wilson

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Strange Bargain
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Status Released

Original Language English

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