Beyond a Reasonable Doubt (1956)

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A reporter-turned-novelist, engaged to a newspaper proprietor's daughter, arranges a plan with his prospective father-in-law (a strong opponent of capital punishment) to prove the fallibility of circumstantial evidence by posing as the killer of a recently murdered burlesque performer, with the aim of getting a conviction and then revealing his innocence. Not all goes to plan.

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