The Tenth Commandment

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The Tenth Commandment

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Year: 1954

Plot: This special program examines the evils of organized crime. Host Steve Allen discusses the problem of mob influence with William J. Keating, staff counsel for the New York City Anti-Crime Committee; John M. O'Mara, manager of the New York Anti-Crime Committee; Victor Riesel, a columnist; Sol Marks, Assistant Deputy Director of the U.S. Department of Justice's Immigration and Naturalization Service; and George H. White, District Supervisor-at-Large for the U.S. Narcotics Bureau. Actor James Gregory plays "Mr. Mob" in the role of devil's advocate. Topics include mob activities in various legitimate businesses, pressure to cancel this program, and drug traffic. Sol Marks of the U.S. Justice Department describes the agency's war against crime. Organized crime activity in the recording industry and in entertainment is also discussed.
Original Title: The Tenth Commandment
Type: movie
Year: 1954
Genres: Crime
Cast: Victor Riesel , Sol Marks , John M. O'Mara , George H. White , Steve Allen , James Gregory , William J. Keating
Runtimes: 75
Countries: United States
Languages: English
Color Info: Black and White
Original Air Date: 31 Aug 1954 (USA)
Production Companies: NBC