Detective Story | 1951

Drama, Adaptation
James McLeod is a stern police detective who has no tolerance for crime. At home, however, he is a loving husband to his wife, Mary. The police are ready to conclude the case of abortionist Karl Schneider, who is ...more
Director: William Wyler
Awards: 4 Oscar nominations. Another 2 wins & 5 nominations | full awards »

Cast

... Jim McLeod

Actor

... Mary McLeod

Actor

... Lou Brody

Actor

... Susan

Actor

... Shoplifter

Actor

... Dakis

Actor

... Gallagher

Actor

... Callahan

Actor

... O'Brien

Actor

... Joe Feinson

Actor

... Sims

Actor

... Karl Schneider

Actor

Synopsis

James McLeod is a stern police detective who has no tolerance for crime. At home, however, he is a loving husband to his wife, Mary. The police are ready to conclude the case of abortionist Karl Schneider, who is responsible for the death of at least one patient, but McLeod's hatred for the doctor prolongs the investigation. The detective soon uncovers a dark secret that threatens to destroy his sanity and ruin his life.

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