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Dead Man's Shoes (1940)

| Drama | 5 May 1940 (UK)
An amnesia victim is a well liked and respected member of his community--until one day someone from his past shows up with evidence that in "the old days" he had been a notorious criminal, and threatens to expose him unless he pays off.

Director:

Thomas Bentley

Writers:

Nina Jarvis, John H. Kafka (as Hans Kafka)

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Cast

Cast overview:
Leslie Banks ... Roger de Vetheuil
Joan Marion ... Viola de Vetheuil
Geoffrey Atkins Geoffrey Atkins ... Paul de Vetheuil
Wilfrid Lawson ... Lucien Sarrou
Judy Kelly ... Michelle Allain
Nancy Price ... Madame Pelletier
Walter Hudd ... Gaston Alexandri
Peter Bull ... Defense Counsel
Henry Oscar ... President of the Court
Ludwig Stössel ... Dr. Breithaut
Roddy McDowall ... Boy
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An amnesia victim is a well liked and respected member of his community--until one day someone from his past shows up with evidence that in "the old days" he had been a notorious criminal, and threatens to expose him unless he pays off.

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Drama

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Filmed in 1939, released in the UK in 1940 and in the US in 1941. See more »

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Version of Crossroads (1942) See more »

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