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21 Days Together (1940)

21 Days (original title)
After Larry Darrent accidentally kills his lover's blackmailing husband, someone else is arrested for the crime. When he is found guilty, Larry and Wanda have just three weeks together ... See full summary »

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Francis L. Sullivan ...
David Horne ...
William Dewhurst ...
Lord Chief Justice
Frederick Lloyd ...
Swinton
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Tolley
Esme Percy ...
Wallen
Elliott Mason ...
Frau. Grunlich (as Elliot Mason)
Arthur Young ...
Asher
Hay Petrie ...
Meinhart Maur ...
Grunlich
Morris Harvey ...
Pawnbroker
Laurence Hanray ...
Solicitor
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After Larry Darrent accidentally kills his lover's blackmailing husband, someone else is arrested for the crime. When he is found guilty, Larry and Wanda have just three weeks together before he must give himself up or let an innocent man go to the gallows. Written by Ian Harries <ih@doc.ic.ac.uk>

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Excitingly Together!

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29 April 1940 (USA)  »

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21 Days Together  »

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(Western Electric Mirrophonic Recording)

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Trivia

The five "bob" (shillings) Larry gets pawning the icon equates to £14.55 ($19.17) in 2016. See more »

Goofs

Reflection of the boom microphone, silhouetted by a studio light, in a shop window as Larry and Wanda are walking on the street near the beginning of the film. See more »

Connections

Featured in The Making of a Legend: Gone with the Wind (1988) See more »

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O God, Our Help in Ages Past
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Music by William Croft
Words by Isaac Watts
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Well played out story ...
12 March 2001 | by (Evansville, Indiana USA) – See all my reviews

Well played out story of a weak man(Olivier) who kills someone thru self-defense and then decides to hide the fact with his girlfriend(Leigh). His brother(running for Judge duties) helps in the cover-up. Unexpected ending a little disappointing, but follows with the character.


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