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Dangerous Corner (1934)

Approved | | Mystery | 5 October 1934 (USA)
An unexpected suicide prompts much speculation about honesty and theft.

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An unexpected suicide prompts much speculation about honesty and theft.

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The lead character from the play, Olwin Peel, was renamed Ann Beale for this film adaptation. See more »

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Charles Stanton: You're not going to throw me out of the house. I'll go out in the ordinary way, thank you.
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Version of Dangerous Corner (1949) See more »

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Trysting Place
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Music by Victor Schertzinger
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Thought-provoking Mystery Ahead of It's Time
13 August 2001 | by (Forestville, Ca) – See all my reviews

This film is full of surprises, twists and turns. The whodunit theme has the added plus of making the viewer think about big issues like, "what is truth?" The Dangerous Corner is taken when the main characters "spill their guts out" -- telling secrets and hidden feelings that lead only to conflict, hurt and despair. The film supports the theory, "Let Sleeping Dogs Lie" -- purporting that the mind can only come up with meager "small truths". The mystery is eventually solved in this innovative, intriguing film. Wonderful Virginia Bruce is on hand to admire, along with dapper Melvyn Douglas, Conrad Nagel and hammy Ian Keith. I've watched this film many times and had great conversations with friends afterwards. Unusual!


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