Rotten Tomatoes
Cancel Movies Tv shows Shop News Showtimes

Boston Blackie Goes Hollywood

1942 1h 8m Crime Drama List
Reviews 83% Audience Score 100+ Ratings
Rehabilitated ex-convict Boston Blackie (Chester Morris) doesn't crack safes anymore, but single-minded Inspector Farraday (Richard Lane) is determined to link him to the theft of a priceless diamond. When Farraday ropes the diamond's millionaire owner, Arthur Manleder (Lloyd Corrigan), into framing Blackie for the theft, the ex-safecracker and his faithful sidekick, Runt (George E. Stone), have to track down and capture the real thieves while staying one step ahead of the cops. Read More Read Less

Audience Reviews

View All (4) audience reviews
j F Entertaining comedy, a smart crook vs dumb detectives. Rated 3.5 out of 5 stars 11/07/23 Full Review Audience Member A very good Boston Blackie film. Rated 3.5 out of 5 stars 01/25/23 Full Review Audience Member All CLASSICS are GOOD Rated 4 out of 5 stars 02/17/23 Full Review Audience Member yay boston blackie!! Rated 4 out of 5 stars 02/25/23 Full Review Read all reviews
Boston Blackie Goes Hollywood

My Rating

Read More Read Less POST RATING WRITE A REVIEW EDIT REVIEW

Cast & Crew

Movie Info

Synopsis Rehabilitated ex-convict Boston Blackie (Chester Morris) doesn't crack safes anymore, but single-minded Inspector Farraday (Richard Lane) is determined to link him to the theft of a priceless diamond. When Farraday ropes the diamond's millionaire owner, Arthur Manleder (Lloyd Corrigan), into framing Blackie for the theft, the ex-safecracker and his faithful sidekick, Runt (George E. Stone), have to track down and capture the real thieves while staying one step ahead of the cops.
Director
Michael Gordon
Production Co
Columbia Pictures Corporation
Genre
Crime, Drama
Original Language
English
Runtime
1h 8m