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Not Yet Rated| 1 hr. 30 min.

Plot Summary
A police officer seems to have committed suicide, but Detective Dave Bannion (Glenn Ford) thinks there's more to the story. After talking to the man's mob-connected mistress, Bannion discovers far-reaching corruption that leads all the way from the police station to kingpin Mike Lagana (Alexander Scourby). But when the policeman's lover is killed, it becomes clear that crossing Lagana is a dangerous thing to do. Soon Bannion finds himself marked for death and his family in mortal danger.

Cast: Glenn Ford , Gloria Grahame , Jocelyn Brando , Alexander Scourby , Lee Marvin , Jeanette Nolan , Peter Whitney , Willis Bouchey

Director: Fritz Lang

Genres: Crime drama

Distributor: Columbia Pictures

The Big Heat (1953)

Release Date: October 14th, 1953|1 hr. 30 min.

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  • July 08, 2013 Laura
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    LOVED this movie, had me laughing the entire movie! Great job ladies!

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