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I Was a Communist for the FBI (1951) [IN PROCESS - Information may be incomplete or contain inaccuracies]


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Title: I Was a Communist for the FBI [IMDb]


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Release date: May 05, 1951
Studio: Warner Brothers
Runtime: 83 minutes
IMDB genres: crime, drama, film-noir, mystery, thriller
BYU holdings: https://search.lib.byu.edu/byu/record/lee.6787115

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Cast and Crew

ActorRole
Frank LovejoyMatt Cvetic
Dorothy HartEve Merrick
Philip CareyMason
James MillicanJim Blandon
Richard WebbKen Crowley
Konstantin ShayneGerhardt Eisler
Paul PicerniJoe Cvetic
Roy RobertsFather Novac
Edward NorrisHarmon
Ron HagerthyDick Cvetic
Hugh SandersClyde Garson
Hope KramerRuth Cvetic

Gordon Douglas: director

Max Steiner: composer

Murray Cutter: orchestrator


Film Statistics

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Film duration: 1:22:48
Music duration: 00:20:30
Pages in score: 52
Total themes: 15
Themes with variants: 7
Total variants: 19
Total gestures: 9
Total underscoring sections: 6
Total underscoring duration: 00:01:27
Total instances: 54

Themes

Name Uses Variants
Undercover Agent 15 9
Family 6 3
Communist 3 2
FBI 3 2
Agitato Molto Misterioso 2 0
Riot 2 0
Signature 2 1
Agents Fight 1 0
Battle Hymn of the Republic 1 1
Strike 1 0

Other films borrowed from:

The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse (1938)

Each Dawn I Die (1939)

Combinations

Name Uses
Undercover Agent + Family 1

Source Music

Name Uses
(I'm Gonna Wait) A Little Bit Longer (For That Never-on-Time Baby of Mine) 1
Don'cha Go 'Way Mad 1
I'm in a Jam with Baby 1
Ice Cold Katy 1

Gestures

Name
Commie is shot
Down the stairs
Jumps off stairs
Running
Running and hiding
Searching
Sneaking
Throws lamp
Turns on lights

Underscoring

Name
Dramatic
Tense