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Detective Story 1951

  • 7.2
    TVGLU rating 7.2/10 45 votes
  • 6.8/10
    TMDB rating
  • 7.6/10
    IMDB rating
  • Approved
  • 158
    103 min


  • Detective Story
  • English
  • $
  • $
  • Featured crew

  • William Wyler,
  • Sidney Kingsley, Leon Becker
  • Paramount,,
  • Tagline : The love story of a man whose wife was more woman than angel!

    Awards : Nominated for 4 Oscars.Another 3 wins & 7 nominations.


Tells the story of one day in the lives of the various people who populate a police detective squad. An embittered cop, Det. Jim McLeod (Douglas), leads a precinct of characters in their grim daily battle with the city's lowlife. The characters who pass through the precinct over the course of the day include a young petty embezzler, a pair of burglars, and a naive shoplifter.
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Plot summary

Jim McLeod is a hard-nosed and cynical detective. He believes in a strict interpretation of the law and doesn't believe in turning the other cheek. The current object of his zealousness is Karl Schneider, an abortionist responsible for the death of several young women. Schneider's lawyer tells the precinct lieutenant that McLeod has his own personal reasons for going after his client. It turns out that his wife was a patient before they met, although Jim knew nothing of it. His world suddenly turned upside down, McLeod is too late in re-evaluating his priorities.
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Kirk Douglas has always excelled in roles where he plays the maverick loner, walking the fine line between anger and insanity. Thus his role as Det. Jim McLeod in
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Kirk Douglas

Det. James 'Jim' McLeod

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Eleanor Parker

Mary McLeod

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William Bendix

Det. Lou Brody

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Cathy O'Donnell

Susan Carmichael

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George Macready

Karl Schneider

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Horace McMahon

Lt. Monaghan

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Gladys George

Miss Hatch

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Joseph Wiseman

Charley Gennini

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Lee Grant


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Gerald Mohr

Tami Giacoppetti

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Frank Faylen

Det. Gallagher

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Craig Hill

Arthur Kindred

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Michael Strong

Lewis Abbott

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Luis van Rooten

Joe Feinson

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Bert Freed

Det. Dakis

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Warner Anderson


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Grandon Rhodes

Det. O'Brien

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William 'Bill' Phill

Det. Pat Callahan


Russell Evans


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Burt Mustin


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Catherine Doucet

Mrs. Farragut


James Maloney



Donald Kerr


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Ann Codee

Burglarized Woman


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