The Witness (1959)

Genres - Crime  |   Sub-Genres - Crime Drama  |   Run Time - 58 min.  |   Countries - UK  |  
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In this crime drama, an innocent man is imprisoned and his 10-year-old son is left to suffer the consequences at the hands of his schoolmates who taunt him mercilessly. One day the boy witnesses the same type of crime that got his father in prison. To bring the real culprits to justice, the police use the brave boy as a decoy. Though his life is endangered for a time, the ruse works and his father is finally freed.

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criminal, decoy, family-reunion, father, guilt, prison, rescue, son, witness