The Main Street Kid (1947)

Genres - Comedy Drama  |   Run Time - 64 min.  |   Countries - USA  |  
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In this drama, a print shop owner suffers a blow to the head and wakes up a mind-reader. Meanwhile the president of a publishing firm finds himself involved with a former chorus girl who has secretly teamed up with a phony mind-reader. An ambitious friend of the president aspires to his job; to get it he enlists the help of the chorus girl and her friend to begin blackmailing him. Fortunately, the real mind-reader intervenes and foils their plans.

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good [quality], ambition, blackmail, business, con/scam, criminal, ESP (Extra Sensory Perception), expose [revelation], fake, head-injury, mind, mind-reader, psychic, publisher, reader, ruthlessness, shop, showgirl, small-town, youth