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Mary Ryan, Detective

68 min
Action | Adventure | Crime | Drama
IMDB rate:
Abby Berlin
Country: USA
Release Date: 1950-01-05
Marsha Hunt
Mary Ryan
John Litel
Police Captain Billings
June Vincent
Estelle Byron
Harry Shannon
William 'Bill' Phillips
Joey Gunney (as William Phillips)
Katherine Warren
Mrs. Sawyer
Victoria Horne
Wilma Hall
John Dehner
Arthur Space
Mike Faber
Kernan Cripps
Police Sgt. Riley
Chester Clute
Chester Wiggin
Clancy Cooper
Patrolman McBride
Robert Williams
Tom Cooper (as Robert B. Williams)
Doreen McCann
Patsy Hall
Ben Welden
Paul Bryar
James Nolan
Detective Johnson (as Jim Nolan)
Charles Russell
Detective Baker
Isabel Randolph
Mrs. Simpson
Robert Emmett Keane
Jeweler Munsell
Jimmy Lloyd
Detective Gordon
Eddie Dunn
Detective Parker (as Edward F. Dunn)
Pierre Watkin
Commissioner Ward
Stanley Blystone
Highway Patrolman Evans (uncredited)
Paul Bradley
Party Guest (uncredited)
Paul E. Burns
Night Watchman (uncredited)
Ralph Dunn
Policeman (uncredited)
Franklyn Farnum
Party Guest (uncredited)
Bess Flowers
Mrs. Horne - Party Host (uncredited)
I. Stanford Jolley
Jones (uncredited)
Alyn Lockwood
Party Guest (uncredited)
Larry Steers
Party Guest (uncredited)
Ruth Warren
Prison Matron (uncredited)
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This film was screened at the Egyptian Theater in Hollywood on May 6th, 2012, with lead Marsha Hunt in attendance. In a Q&A session after the film, Hunt revealed that she had not seen the film before that night, and had no memory of the production, other than that it was made between theater commitments in New York she had enjoyed working with the director.
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The turkey farm exterior scenes were shot at an actual turkey farm outside Los Angeles. The real farm had been in trouble with the federal government as it had served as a front for criminal activities, as depicted in the film.
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When Wilma lets Evelyn into her home after coming home from the police station, the microphone's shadow is visible on the right foreground wall of the set. It is visible again in the same place when Mary Ryan makes her entrance.
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Photos from cast
Gertrude Astor