Call Northside 777

  • 1948
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Biography, Crime

One of the most impressive semi-documentary noir thrillers, CALL NORTHSIDE 777 was shot on location in Chicago in striking black-and-white by cinematographer Joe MacDonald. Renowned movie nice guy Jimmy Stewart stars in a change-of-pace characterization as a hard-boiled newspaper reporter who evolves from a sceptical news hound to a dedicated crusader when...read more

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Calling Northside 777 - Official Trailer
03:03 — A Chicago reporter re-opens a ten-year-old murder case.

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Sun Sep 24 8:00pm
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A reporter starts to believe the convicted killer he is writing human-interest stories about is innocent. The deeper the reporter digs into the original investigation, the more he begins to suspect that the police may be trying to keep something quiet.

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  • Review: One of the most impressive semi-documentary noir thrillers, CALL NORTHSIDE 777 was shot on location in Chicago in striking black-and-white by cinematographer Joe MacDonald. Renowned movie nice guy Jimmy Stewart stars in a change-of-pace characterization as… (more)

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