PG certificateCall Northside 777 is a Film programme that first aired in 1948 and has been classified a PG certificate.

Call Northside 777 is a 4 star programme

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Call Northside 777 (1948)

Directed by
Henry Hathaway

Naturalistic documentary-style noir thriller based on a true-life case about a Chicago newspaper reporter who doggedly sets out to prove jailed Frank W Wiecek is innocent after he is sentenced to life imprisonment for allegedly murdering a policeman.

Written by ,

Genre: Film

Running Time: 100 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 1948

4/5 Stars

Classification: PG Certificate

Production Country: USA

Filmed in Black and White


Image for James StewartJames Stewart...P.J. McNeal
Richard Conte...Frank Wiecek
Lee J. Cobb...Brian Kelly Editor Chicago Times
Helen Walker...Laura McNeal
Betty Garde...Wanda Skutnik - Siskovich Grocery Store Owner
Kasia Orzazewski...Tillie Wiecek
Joanne de Bergh...Helen Wiecek-Rayska
Howard Smith...K.L. Palmer Publisher Chicago Times
Moroni Olsen...Parole Board Chairman
J.M. Kerrigan...Sullivan
John McIntire...Sam Faxon State Attorney's Office
Paul Harvey...Martin J. Burns Staff Attorney Chicago Times
George Tyne...Tomek Zaleska
Michael Chapin...Frank Wiecek Jr.
Image for E.G. MarshallE.G. Marshall...Rayska