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The Black Raven (1943)

Approved | | Mystery | 31 May 1943 (USA)
A group of strangers are brought together in an old, dark house and must contend with two murders and $50,000 in stolen money.

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Amos Bradford aka The Raven
Wanda McKay ...
Lee Winfield
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Mike Bardoni
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Allen Bentley (as Bob Randall) (as Robt. Randall)
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Horace Weatherby
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Sheriff (as Charlie Middleton)
Robert Middlemass ...
Tim Winfield
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Andy
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Whitey Cole
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A group of strangers are brought together in an old, dark house and must contend with two murders and $50,000 in stolen money.

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Crni gavran  »

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The earliest documented telecast of this film in New York City occurred Wednesday 13 October 1948 on WATV (Channel 13). See more »

Quotes

[referring to Whitey Cole]
Amos Bradford: He's suffering from rabid delusions aggravated by a moronic mentality.
Andy: Is that bad?
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Remake of The Rogues' Tavern (1936) See more »

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A difficult-to-find film
30 July 1999 | by (S. Bound Brook, NJ.) – See all my reviews

This is a very "odd" film about the owner of a hotel (Zucco) who as a side-line of smuggling criminals into Canada.

It is a VERY "atmospheric" film, with plenty of rain, thunder, and mysterious goings-on. Comedy relief is provided by the "scared-reaction comedy" of Strange & Foulger.

Many reviewers have (unfairly, in my opinion) "panned" this film, but I think it's a film worth seeing.....and VERY difficult to find!


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