Saboteur (1942)

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A worker in an aircraft factory is framed on a sabotage charge when it is destroyed in a fire and his best friend killed. He goes on the run to try and find the real saboteur.

Note: The bearded woman character is called Lorelei in the cast list at the end of the film, but she is called Esmerelda in the film itself.

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