Just off Broadway (1942)

Genres - Crime, Mystery  |   Sub-Genres - Detective Film  |   Release Date - Sep 25, 1942 (USA - Unknown)  |   Run Time - 66 min.  |   Countries - USA  |  
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A private investigator flees from jury duty to prove the defendant's guilt in this detective story. He and his girlfriend, a reporter, begin looking into the suspect's alibis and discover that in addition to the murder he stands trial for, the man has also killed two others. Afterward, the detective is jailed of 60 days for defecting from the jury.

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alibi, AWOL (Absent Without Leave), defense [military], detective, false-accusation, friendship, investigation, investigator, jury, jury-duty, killing, lawyer, murder, privacy, private-detective, reporter, responsibility, suspect, trial [courtroom]