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Release Date:
20 August 1933 (USA) See more »
A convicted murderer has been sentenced to death in the electric chair. He decides to spill the name of the man who hired him... See more » | Add synopsis »
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  (in credits order)

Peggy Shannon ... Nancy Weaver

Preston Foster ... Insp. O'Brien
Ray Walker ... Natural
Hobart Cavanaugh ... Parkhurst
Barbara Barondess ... Gwen

Paul Porcasi ... Nick
Harold Waldridge ... Joe

Jason Robards Sr. ... Clinton (as Jason Robards)

Bryant Washburn ... District Attorney
Harry Holman ... McGee

George 'Gabby' Hayes ... Collins (as George Hayes)
James Durkin ... Warden
Gordon De Main ... Butler

Paul Fix ... Maloney
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Sam Flint ... Prison Doctor (uncredited)
Henry Hall ... Chaplain (uncredited)
Henry Otho ... Witness (uncredited)

Directed by
Phil Rosen 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Leonard Fields  story and scenario
David Silverstein  story and scenario

Produced by
Ben Verschleiser .... producer
Cinematography by
Gilbert Warrenton 
Film Editing by
Doane Harrison 
Carl Pierson 
Art Direction by
E.R. Hickson 

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USA:68 min
Aspect Ratio:
1.37 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Mono (Balsley and Phillips Sound System)

Did You Know?

This film is presumed lost. Please check your attic.See more »
Movie Connections:
Remade as I Killed That Man (1941)See more »


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