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Force of Evil

Not Yet Rated| 1 hr. 18 min.

Plot Summary
In New York City, unscrupulous lawyer Joe Morse (John Garfield), has the opportunity to make it big by teaming up with cutthroat gangster Ben Tucker (Roy Roberts) to consolidate the numbers racket. The only hitch in the plan is Morse's brother, Leo (Thomas Gomez), who refuses to involve his bank in the plan. As a result, Leo's bank would go from being saved to being another casualty in Morse and Tucker's thirst for power. Now, Morse must choose between money and family.

Cast: John Garfield , Beatrice Pearson , Thomas Gomez , Howland Chamberlin , Roy Roberts , Marie Windsor , Paul McVey , Tim Ryan

Director: Abraham Polonsky

Genres: Crime drama

Distributor: Metro Goldwyn Mayer, Republic Pictures

Force of Evil (1948)

Release Date: December 25th, 1948|1 hr. 18 min.

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