The Black Hand

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The Black Hand ★★★ 1950

Kelly plays well against character in this atmospheric turn-of-the-century thriller. The evil society of the Black Hand murders his father, and he seeks revenge. Well-made drama. 93m/B VHS . Gene Kelly, J. Carrol Naish, Teresa Celli, Marc Lawrence, Frank Puglia; D: Richard Thorpe; C: Paul Vogel.