Film Noir

The Basketball Fix (1951)

Director: Felix E. Feist
Actors: John Ireland, Marshall Thompson, Vanessa Brown, William Bishop, Hazel Brooks
Runtime: 65 min.

When a college basketball player gets involved with organized crime and helps them fix games, a sportswriter tries to help out and get him back on the right track.

Trivia: John Ireland was nominated for a Best Supporting Actor Oscar for his role in 1949's All the King's Men. Marshall Thompson starred as Dr. Marshall Tracy in the late 1960s jungle safari TV show Daktari.