The FBI Story
The FBI Story (1959)

If Warner Bros.' pageantlike The FBI Story resembles an episode of Jack Webb's Dragnet at times, it's probably because the screenplay was by veteran Dragnet scrivener Richard L. Breen. The film meticulously details the history… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: October 1, 1959
DVD Release Date: August 15, 2006
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Emanuel Levy

LeRoy's picture is an uncritical, decently made salute to the FBI and Edgar Hoover

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John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis

Hoover was very proud of The FBI Story. If you can stay awake through it, you might like it, too.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Seems to have an endless amount of stories at its disposal.

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Diana Saenger

Several things about this film left me less than enthusiastic about it.

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Anthony Valletta
Intriguing condensation of some the FBI's major cases.