Bodyguard
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Bodyguard
Granite-jawed Lawrence Tierney is the Bodyguard in this second-echelon noir thriller. Invited to resign from the LA police, short-tempered Mike Carter (Tierney) hires on to protect wealthy dowager Eugenia Dyson (Elizabeth Risdon). Before the film has reached its halfway point, Carter has been accused of murder, and is being hunted down by his former fellow officers. Only his file-clerk fiancee Doris Brewster (Priscilla Lane) believes in Carter's innocence, and it is she who is instrumental in cornering the actual killer. After a few more films like Bodyguard and The Narrow Margin, it was… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Ends in pure tedium, its 62-minute running time feeling more like three hours."
‑ Nick Schager, Lessons of Darkness
"A solid but routine action B-film crime drama that plays like a Mike Hammer episode."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
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