Border Incident
Border Incident (1949)

In this film an immigration agent goes undercover to lure and capture traders who illegally smuggle Mexican slaves into the U.S.

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: October 28, 1949
DVD Release Date: July 18, 2006
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Critic Score: 67% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Kelly Vance
East Bay Express

A richly detailed, unforgettable slice of menace.

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Michael E. Grost
Classic Film and Television

Powerful, both politically and as visual style.

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Fernando F. Croce

Tougher, more tactile than anything in The Treasure of the Sierra Madre

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Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid

Border Incident is a volatile movie, liable to go off at any moment.

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Paul Brenner

a film of stylistic virtuosity saddled with a humdrum scenario, yet graced with a few subversive surprises.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

A routine crime melodrama.

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Flixster Audience Score: 59% Flixster User Reviews
Michael Gildea
From a story standpoint this is not noir, but it sure as hell looks like it. Ricardo Montalban and George Murphy go undercover to stop an illegal alien ring.… More