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Allan Pinkerton: The Original Private-Eye

2008 Rated NR 50m

Investigate Allan Pinkerton, America's first private detective, in this episode of A&E's popular Biography series, which reveals how his unique approach to law enforcement made him one of the country's most influential crime fighters. Historical photos and scholar interviews illustrate how the founder of the famed Pinkerton National Detective Agency pioneered many techniques still in use, including the mug shot and the use of undercover agents.

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Movie Details

Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Filmed in B&W and color; interactive menus; scene access.