Murder on the Roof (1930)

This primarily two-set programmer has a has-been criminal lawyer, Anthony Sommers (William V. Mong) wrongly accused of murder and follows the efforts of his daughter, Molly Sommers (Dorothy... See full summary »

Director:

George B. Seitz

Writers:

Edward Dougherty (story), F. Hugh Herbert (adaptation) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview:
Dorothy Revier ... Molly Sommers
David Newell ... Ted Palmer
Raymond Hatton ... Drinkwater
Margaret Livingston ... Marcia
Paul Porcasi ... Joe Carozzo
Virginia Brown Faire ... Monica
William V. Mong ... Anthony Sommers
Louis Natheaux ... Victor
Fred Kelsey ... Ryan
Richard Cramer ... Joe Larkin
Pietro Sosso Pietro Sosso ... Emile
Hazel Howell Hazel Howell ... Lucille
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Storyline

This primarily two-set programmer has a has-been criminal lawyer, Anthony Sommers (William V. Mong) wrongly accused of murder and follows the efforts of his daughter, Molly Sommers (Dorothy Revier), a nightclub singer and two newspapers reporters, Ted Palmer (David Newell) and the inaptly-named Drinkwater (Raymond Hatton), posing as a drunk, to clear him. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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Sensational! Don't Miss This Outstanding Thriller of the Year! (original print ad) See more »


Certificate:

Passed
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

29 January 1930 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Dança Redentora See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Columbia Pictures See more »
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Technical Specs

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Sound Mix:

Mono (Western Electric Sound System)

Aspect Ratio:

1.20 : 1
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