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The Devil Diamond (1937)

 -  Action | Crime  -  15 January 1937 (USA)
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A group of thugs tries to steal the cursed title gem from a jeweler who has been hired to cut it into small, saleable pieces.

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Cast overview:
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Lee aka Kid Harris
Kane Richmond ...
Jerry Carter
June Gale ...
Dorothy Lanning
Rosita Butler ...
Yvonne Wallace
Robert Fiske ...
'Professor' John Henry Morgan, alias Moreland
Charles Prince ...
Henchman Al
Edward Earle ...
Arthur Stevens
Fern Emmett ...
Miss Wallace
Byron Foulger ...
Ole--Houseboy (as Byron Folger)
George Cleveland ...
George Davis
Burr Caruth ...
Peter Lanning
Jack Ingram ...
Chuck--Thug
Frank McCarroll ...
Henchman Shorty
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A group of thugs tries to steal the cursed title gem from a jeweler who has been hired to cut it into small, saleable pieces.

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jeweler | spiral | diamond | curse

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15 January 1937 (USA)  »

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Peter B. Kyne's The Devil Diamond  »

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Work Out with Frankie Darro
6 April 2011 | by (Earth) – See all my reviews

After getting involved in a punching match, small town San Juan messenger boy Frankie Darro (as Lee Harris) is recruited by jewel thieves as a potential featherweight champ. Of course, it's a front for the criminally minded. While training for a championship bout that will never happen, Mr. Darro meets handsome and heroic mystery man Kane Richmond (as Jerry Carter). Claiming he's researching a book, Mr. Richmond acts more like a detective...

Hoping to avoid "The Devil Diamond" curse, superstitious jewelers have employed the father of rooming house hostess June Gale (as Dorothy Lanning) to cut some diamonds. She and Richmond have a mutual romantic interest. Jogging, jumping, and working out on the parallel bars in his cozy sweat pants, Darro arouses attention from boy-crazy Rosita Butler (as Yvonne Wallace). She likes looking at Darro's "pretty muscles," but has trouble getting a kiss...

***** The Devil Diamond (1/15/37) Leslie Goodwins ~ Frankie Darro, Kane Richmond, June Gale, Rosita Butler


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