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House of Silence (1933)

Tystnadens hus (original title)
A banker and his housekeeper are brutally assassinated by a gangster. The murders are arranged so that they may look like a showdown between two victims.

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Cast

Credited cast:
Eric Laurent ...
Walter Portan
Nils Dahlström ...
Gustavsson
Dora Söderberg ...
Milly Portan
Edith Lamroth ...
Karin
Gunnar Olsson ...
Count von Elbing
Gösta Lycke ...
Juliani
Rune Carlsten ...
Dr. Jeremias Slade
Fritiof Billquist ...
Kingsley Smith
Sigge Fürst ...
Gus Harryson
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Harry Hasso ...
Author of 'Tystnadens hus'
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Susanna Braun (as Signe Larsson)
Georg Rydeberg ...
Criminal
Paul Troupp ...
Bankir Rudolf Hasseman, ockrare
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Storyline

A banker and his old housekeeper are brutally assassinated by a gangster called Smith. The murders are arranged so that they may look like a showdown between two victims. The police force are divided on the murders. Susanna Braun, an old acquaintance of the banker, claims that he could not have murdered his housekeeper. A baron who owns a night club is in need of money. He does business with gangsters. The baron involves Smith in the kidnapping of Susanna Braun. Written by Ulf Kjell Gür

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Crime | Drama

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6 November 1933 (Sweden)  »

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1.37 : 1
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Signe Larsson's (Hasso) film debut. Signe later married the film's German cinematographer Harry Hasso. See more »

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Masks
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Music by Gaston Borch
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