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Horace McCoy (screenplay)
Horace McCoy (story)
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Release Date:
16 August 1936 (USA) See more »
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  (in credits order)

Ricardo Cortez ... Inspector Bill Davis

Patricia Ellis ... Connie Larrimore
Michael Loring ... Charlie Davis

Bela Lugosi ... Gregory Benez
Wallis Clark ... Inspector Gil Pottle

Arthur Loft ... Inspector Gene Richards

David Oliver ... 'Butch'
Guy Usher ... Evans

Bill Burrud ... Billy, The Boy (as Billy Burrud)

Harry Beresford ... Ritter

Spencer Charters ... Grumpy
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Alfonso Corelli ... Man calming crowd in night club

Frank Wilcox ... Postmaster General
Harry Antrim ... Postmaster (uncredited)

Gertrude Astor ... Woman with Drumsticks (uncredited)

James Blaine ... Police Broadcaster (uncredited)
Don Brodie ... Reporter (uncredited)
Jack Byron ... Henchman-Driver (uncredited)

Mary Carr ... Mrs. John Mead (uncredited)
Burr Caruth ... Postmaster Long (uncredited)
Walter Clyde ... Reporter (uncredited)
Nick Copeland ... Head Waiter (uncredited)
Bob Davis ... Pilot (uncredited)

Lester Dorr ... Truck Driver (uncredited)

Flora Finch ... The Ugly Fraud (uncredited)

Diana Gibson ... Bit Role (uncredited)

Ann Gillis ... Little Alice (uncredited)
Anita Gordon ... Child - crying (uncredited)
Malcolm Graham ... Mumbling Man (uncredited)
Frances Gregg ... Head Nurse (uncredited)
Ben Hall ... Mail Clerk (uncredited)

William Hall ... Henchman Roach (uncredited)
Sibyl Harris ... Mother on Plane (uncredited)

Paul Harvey ... Police Lt. Ordway (uncredited)
Henry Hunter ... Co-Pilot (uncredited)

Selmer Jackson ... Chief Postal Inspector (uncredited)

John 'Dusty' King ... Ralph (uncredited)
Stanley Mack ... Reporter (uncredited)

Hattie McDaniel ... Deborah (uncredited)
Margaret McWade ... Old Maid - Mrs. Compton (uncredited)
Johnnie Morris ... Short Man (uncredited)
Anne O'Neal ... Woman with Nose Machine (uncredited)
Lee Phelps ... Cop (uncredited)
Don Roberts ... Counter Man (uncredited)

Marla Shelton ... Stewardess (uncredited)
Arthur Singley ... Ground Operator (uncredited)

Landers Stevens ... Dr. Doyle (uncredited)
Albert Taylor ... Mail Clerk (uncredited)
Jimmy Vandiveer ... Radio Announcer (uncredited)

Russell Wade ... Man (uncredited)
Larry Wheat ... Nervous Passenger (uncredited)
Buddy Williams ... Busboy (uncredited)
Dorothea Wolbert ... Mrs. Coates (uncredited)

Directed by
Otto Brower 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Horace McCoy  screenplay
Horace McCoy  story
Robert Presnell Sr.  story (as Robert Presnell)

Produced by
Robert Presnell Sr. .... associate producer (as Robert Presnell)
Original Music by
Clifford Vaughan (uncredited)
Cinematography by
George Robinson 
Film Editing by
Philip Cahn 
Art Direction by
Jack Otterson 
Loren Patrick 
Costume Design by
Vera West (gowns) (uncredited)
Sound Department
Homer G. Tasker .... sound supervisor
Special Effects by
John P. Fulton .... special effects
Music Department
Irving Actman .... original songs by
Frank Loesser .... original songs by
Charles Previn .... musical director
Charles Maxwell .... composer: stock music (uncredited)
Charles Previn .... composer: stock music (uncredited)
Heinz Roemheld .... composer: stock music (uncredited)
Marlin Skiles .... composer: stock music (uncredited)
Clifford Vaughan .... orchestrator (uncredited)
Edward Ward .... composer: stock music (uncredited)
Franz Waxman .... composer: stock music (uncredited)

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58 min
Aspect Ratio:
1.37 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Mono (Western Electric Noiseless Recording)
Canada:PG (Ontario) | UK:U

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