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According to Mrs. Hoyle

1951
1h
Comedy/Crime/Drama
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Cast

Spring Byington (Mrs. Harriet Hoyle)Anthony Caruso (Morganti)Tanis Chandler (Angela Brown)Brett King (Eddie Slattery)Stephen Chase (Judge Guthrie)Robert Karnes (Harry 'Chip' Rogan)James Flavin (Prosecuting Attorney)Paul Bryar (Willie)Tristram Coffin (Pat Dennison)Charles Williams (Charlie)Harry Lauter (Gordon Warren)Michael Whalen (Rev. Haverford)Leander De Cordova (Pastor J. Berland)Wilbur Mack (Mr. Russ - Hotel Clerk)Don C. Harvey (Detective)Rory Mallinson (Detective)Frank Jaquet (Watchman)Marcelle Imhof (Court Clerk)

Director

Jean Yarbrough

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Synopsis

Mrs. Hoyle, a retired school teacher, resides in a hotel bought by Morganti, a gangster, who evicts most of the tenants but allows Mrs. Hoyle and Angela Brown, a dance-hall girl to remain. Mrs. Hoyle's influence for good is felt quickly by Morganti and all of his henchmen with the exception of Rogan. Ther latter, despite Morganti's orders to go straight robs a market with his accomplice Slatterty. Mrs. Hoyle is arrested when the robbery money and jewels are found in her apartment.

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