A Close Call for Boston Blackie


Blackie runs into a woman he formally loved who now is married with a kid. When her husband gets out of prison he's killed in Blackie's apartment and of course the police thing Blackie pulled the trigger. Blackie must set out to prove his innocence as well as capture the real killers.

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  1. Jack Boyle


  2. Paul Yawitz


  3. Ben Markson


  4. Lew Landers


Top Billed Cast

  1. Chester Morris

    Chester Morris

    Horatio 'Boston Blackie' Black / Cyrus Peyton

  2. Lynn Merrick

    Lynn Merrick

    Geraldine 'Gerry' Peyton

  3. Richard Lane

    Richard Lane

    Inspector Farraday

  4. Frank Sully

    Frank Sully

    Sgt. Matthews

  5. George E. Stone

    George E. Stone

    The Runt

  6. Claire Carleton

    Claire Carleton

    Mamie Kirwin (uncredited)

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 0m

Budget -

Revenue -

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Release Information

  • January 24, 1946



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