by Fritz Lang 1h34min United States 1936
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by Fritz Lang

When a wrongly accused prisoner barely survives a lynch mob attack and is presumed dead, he vindictively decides to fake his death and frame the mob for his supposed murder.

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[ MP4 HD - Stéréo 2.0 ]


  • Sylvia Sidney : Katherine Grant
  • Spencer Tracy : Joe Wheeler
  • Walter Abel : Adams
  • Bruce Cabot : Kirby Dawson
  • And with: Walter Brennan, Jonathan Hale, Edward Ellis, Frank Albertson, George Walcott, Arthur Stone, George Chandler, Roger Gray, Edwin Maxwell, Howard Hickman


  • Director Fritz Lang
  • Scenario Fritz Lang, Bartlett Cormack
  • Original work author Norman Krasna
  • Photo director Joseph Ruttenberg
  • Set Design William A. Horning, Edwin B. Willis
  • Costume Design Dolly Tree
  • Sound Douglas Shearer
  • Editing Frank Sullivan, William LeVanway
  • Original music Franz Waxman
  • Producer Joseph L. Mankiewicz
  • Excutive producer J.J. Cohn
  • Production Compagny Loew's Incorporated, Metro Goldwyn Mayer (MGM)
  • Distributor Warner Bros.

Technical information

  • Aspect ratio1,37:1
  • Printed film format35 mm
  • Original sound mixMono
  • Production1936
  • Release date for France10/16/1936
  • CategoryFeature film
  • ColorBlack and White
  • LanguageEnglish
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