An elderly countess strikes a bargain with the devil and exchanges her soul for the ability to always win at cards. An army officer, who is also a fanatic about cards, murders her for the secret, then finds himself haunted by the woman's spirit. Written by
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The studio was right beside a train line and very badly soundproofed. They had to post a man on the studio roof to watch out for trains so filming could be suspended while the trains went past. See more
The opening credits, rather than simply reading "Screenplay By", "Music By", "Director of Photography", etc., as in most films, read "The Screenplay By", "The Music By", "The Director of Photography", "The Art Director", etc. See more
Version of The Queen of Spades