Bodyguard (1948)

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After being fired for insubordination, homicide detective Mike Carter is hired as bodyguard by the owner of a local meat-packing plant where a meat inspector has been murdered.

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  • Lawrence Tierney in Bodyguard (1948)
  • Priscilla Lane and Lawrence Tierney in Bodyguard (1948)
  • Priscilla Lane and Lawrence Tierney in Bodyguard (1948)
  • Priscilla Lane and Lawrence Tierney in Bodyguard (1948)
  • Priscilla Lane and Lawrence Tierney in Bodyguard (1948)
  • Priscilla Lane and Lawrence Tierney in Bodyguard (1948)

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Did You Know?

Trivia

This marks the second time in the final three films of her career that Priscilla Lane performed as a character named Ms. Brewster. Several years earlier she had acted in Arsenic and Old Lace (1944) and her character in that film married a Mr. Brewster toward the end of the film.


Quotes

Mike Carter: I keep the meat warm.


Goofs

When Carter drives up to Dysen's house, the handbrake can be heard long before the car actually stops.

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Genres

Crime | Drama | Film-Noir | Mystery | Romance

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