High Tide (1947)

Genres - Crime, Mystery  |   Sub-Genres - Detective Film  |   Run Time - 70 min.  |   Countries - USA  |  
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In this mystery, set within the newspaper industry, a detective is hired to protect the editor who believes that someone is out to kill him. The editor is the real villain having killed the publisher, the publisher's detective, and a friend so that he could grab the reigns of the company. The detective was hired to cast suspicion elsewhere. It backfires when the private eye finds out the truth.

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city, control, detective, editor, employment, friendship, investigation, investigator, journalism, newspaper, protection, publisher, rackets [corruption], reporter, suspicion, threat, undercover, castle