Slaughter on Tenth Avenue (1957)

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Young deputy district attorney trying to build a case against murderers of a New York waterfront stevedore, finds witnesses unwilling to talk for fear of gangster union bosses, but finally gets a guilty verdict at the trial just as attempts to beat up dock strikers are quelled.

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