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Detective Story

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7.6/10
Crime Drama 19511h 43mOn: Free Services Paramount+ The Criterion Channel 
Tags: Suspense Country: America

Tells the story of one day in the lives of the various people who populate a police detective squad. An embittered cop, Det. Jim McLeod, leads a precinct of characters in their grim daily battle with the city's lowlife. The characters who pass through the precinct over the course of the day include a young petty embezzler, a pair of burglars, and a naive shoplifter.Detective Story featuring Kirk Douglas and Eleanor Parker is streaming on Paramount+, streaming with subscription on The Criterion Channel, streaming with subscription on Kanopy, and 7 others. It's a crime and drama movie with a high IMDb audience rating of 7.6 (7,917 votes).

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Available to stream on a subscription service (Paramount+, The Criterion Channel & Kanopy).

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Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 3 others).

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#8,321 Ranked Movie

#93 Ranked in Film-Noir Movies

#301 Ranked in Movies on CBS All Access

#504 Ranked in Police Movies

Detective Story has a high IMDb audience rating of 7.6 (7,917 votes). The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.

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