The Whip Hand (1951)

Genres - Action, Adventure, Spy Film, Thriller  |   Release Date - Oct 24, 1951 (USA - Unknown)  |   Run Time - 82 min.  |   Countries - USA  |   MPAA Rating - NR
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A 1950's drama about an insidious Cold War plot, The Whip Hand pits a sleepy Minnesota town in the center of a Communist conspiracy. Matt Corbin, a magazine writer, is just looking for a peacefull spell of respite before realizing that the town he is s taying in has been taken over by a group of former Nazis, who are now members of the Communist party, and are cultivating disease to unleash onto the unsuspecting American public. With the help of a local acquaintance (Carla Balenda), Corbin looks to save the United State from a widespread epidemic before it's too late.

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biological-warfare, criminal, espionage, germ-warfare, town