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Borrowed Hero

Directed by Lewis D. Collins
1941    62m    Not Rated
Drama, Crime, Action,
Roger Andrews, an assistant district attorney, is the accidental hero of a police capture that results in his appointment by crooked civic leaders as a special prosecutor assigned to smash a crime ring. The crooked politicians, in an effort to cover their own tracks, work to turn public sympathy against him but, aided by newspaper-reporter Ann Thompson and informant Carol Turner, he adopts gangland's own methods in getting a confession for the ring's hired killer.
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Cast of Borrowed Hero
  • Alan BaxterRoger Andrews
  • Florence RiceAnn Thompson
  • John HamiltonWilliam Brooks
  • Mary GordonMrs. Riley
  • Wilma FrancisCarol Turner
  • Constance WorthMona Brooks
  • Stanley AndrewsTaylor
  • Richard TerryDixie Nelson
  • Jerry MarloweJohnny Gray
  • Guy UsherDistrict Attorney
  • John MaxwellCity Editor
  • Paul EvertonTrial Judge
  • Kernan Cripps1st Detective Escorting Dixie (uncredited)
  • James DelisoHenchman (uncredited)
  • Dudley DickersonLaundryman (uncredited)
  • George DobbsCubby Carson (uncredited)
  • Robert FiskeGrover Duncan (uncredited)
  • Joel FriedkinJudge Hargraves (uncredited)
  • Dorothy GulliverSnack Stand Clerk (uncredited)
  • Karl HackettRichard Allen (uncredited)
  • Jack W. JohnstonJuryman (uncredited)
  • Eddie KaneBrooks' Hitman (uncredited)
  • Charles KingArresting Cop (uncredited)
  • Isabel La MalMrs. Jones (uncredited)
  • Eba LarsonGirl (uncredited)
  • Gene O'DonnellHenchman (uncredited)
  • Alexander PollardBartender (uncredited)
  • Jack Richardson2nd Detective Escorting Dixie (uncredited)
  • Syd SaylorPedestrian with Sore Throat (uncredited)

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