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The Man Who Reclaimed His Head (1934)

 |  Drama  |  24 December 1934 (USA)
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A brilliant but impoverished writer, who is a pacifist, goes to work for a publisher and writes anti-war editorials. When he discovers that the publisher has betrayed him and is in league ... See full summary »

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A brilliant but impoverished writer, who is a pacifist, goes to work for a publisher and writes anti-war editorials. When he discovers that the publisher has betrayed him and is in league with munitions manufacturers to make money off of war, he goes insane. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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24 December 1934 (USA)  »

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O Homem que Reclamou a Cabeça  »

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Not a horror movie!
25 April 1999 | by (New England) – See all my reviews

An intriguing film about a writer who discovers his ideas have been used to promote WWI, Claude Rains does his usual remarkable job. If you see it listed, try to catch it!


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