Bunco Squad Poster

Release Date: 1950

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 7 min

Plot Summary
Police sergeants Johnson (Robert Sterling) and McManus (Douglas Fowley) take on Los Angeles confidence tricksters. Con man Tony Wells (Ricardo Cortez), lining up rich widow Jessica Royce (Elisabeth Risdon) as his latest mark, sets up a false paranormal society with other charlatans to convince the credulous Jessica that her late son is speaking to her through their sham seances. When the plan leads to murder, Johnson and McManus must bring the group down before they kill again.

Cast: Robert Sterling, Joan Dixon, Ricardo Cortez, Douglas V. Fowley, Elisabeth Risdon, Marguerite Churchill, John Kellogg

Director: Herbert I. Leeds

Genres: Crime drama

Production Co: RKO Radio Pictures Inc.

Keywords: Deception, Mystery, Suspenseful, 1950s, Los Angeles, Spirited, Pursuit, Police station, Investigation, Murder