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Panic in the Streets

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Crime Drama 19501h 36mOn: The Criterion Channel Tags: Doctor Suspense Gangster Country: America

One night in the New Orleans slums, vicious hoodlum Blackie and his friends kill an illegal immigrant who won too much in a card game. The next morning, Dr. Clint Reed of the Public Health Service confirms the dead man had pneumonic plague. To prevent a catastrophic epidemic, Clint must find and inoculate the killers and their associates, with the reluctant aid of police captain Tom Warren, despite official skepticism, and in total secrecy, lest panic empties the city. Can a doctor turn detective? He has 48 hours to try.Panic in the Streets featuring Richard Widmark and Paul Douglas is streaming with subscription on The Criterion Channel, available for rent or purchase on iTunes, available for rent or purchase on Google Play, and 2 others. It's a crime and drama movie with a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.3 (7,839 votes).

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Available to stream on a subscription service (The Criterion Channel).

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Available to rent or buy from $3.99 on 4 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 1 other).

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#7,656 Ranked Movie

#85 Ranked in Film-Noir Movies

#468 Ranked in Movies on The Criterion Channel

#918 Ranked in Doctor Movies

Panic in the Streets has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.3 (7,839 votes). The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.

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