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Trapped - Between the Daughter he Loved and the Law He Defied!

The Spellbinder

Jed Marlowe is a brilliant, scheming, unscrupulous criminal lawyer whose specialty is defending criminal he knows is guilty but gets them off through loop-holes or bribery. Then his daughter, misled by her father’s courtroom performance, but unaware of his back-room tactics, marries the killer her father has just unjustly save from the electric chair. What’s a poor father to do?

Credits

The Spellbinder Cast

Name Character
Byron Foulger He was 39, 70 years old when he died as J.J. Henkins, Auditor
Allan Lane He was 29, 64 years old when he died as Steve Kendall
Bess Flowers She was 40, 85 years old when she died as Nightclub Extra
Virginia Weidler She was 12, 41 years old when she died as Girl
Patric Knowles He was 27, 84 years old when he died as Tom Dixon
Chester Conklin He was 53, 85 years old when he died as Courtroom Extra
Frank Puglia He was 47, 83 years old when he died as Headwaiter
Julia Faye She was 46, 73 years old when she died as Courtroom Extra
Frank Marlowe He was 35, 60 years old when he died as Taxi Driver
Morgan Conway He was 36, 78 years old when he died as Mr. Carrington
Monte Vandergrift as Official from D.A.'s Office
Leonid Kinskey He was 36, 95 years old when he died as Harry Beldon, Saxophone Player
Stanley Blystone He was 44, 61 years old when he died as Court Clerk, Second Trial
Robert Homans He was 61, 69 years old when he died as Court Policeman at Door
Lew Kelly He was 59, 64 years old when he died as Turnkey
Robert Strange He was 218, 132 years old when he died as First Trial Judge
Earle Hodgins He was 45, 70 years old when he died as First Marriage License Clerk
Bruce Mitchell He was 30, 43 years old when he died as Policeman Testifying at Third Trial
Jack Gargan He was 21, 73 years old when he died as Courtroom Extra
Emory Parnell He was 46, 86 years old when he died as Club 88 Doorman
Linda Hayes She was 15, 72 years old when she died as Miss Simpson
Paul E. Burns He was 58, 86 years old when he died as Hotel Clerk
Doris Lloyd She was 43, 71 years old when she died as Mrs. Raymond, School Headmistress
Tom McGuire He was 65, 80 years old when he died as Juror, First Trial
Gertrude Sutton She was 35, 76 years old when she died as Miss Burke, Ice Box's Wife
Robert Emmett Keane He was 56, 98 years old when he died as Judge Butler, Second Trial
Barbara Read She was 21, 45 years old when she died as Janet Marlowe
Edward Gargan He was 37, 61 years old when he died as Tom, Taxi Driver
Lee Tracy He was 41, 70 years old when he died as Jed Marlowe
Donald Kerr He was 0, 37 years old when he died as Taxi Driver
Russ Powell He was 63, 75 years old when he died as Juror, First Trial
Roy Gordon He was 44, 77 years old when he died as Third Trial Judge
Elliott Sullivan He was 32, 66 years old when he died as Harry 'Ice Box' Swinnerty
Harland Tucker He was 45, 55 years old when he died as Kendall's Editor
Forbes Murray He was 54, 98 years old when he died as Second Marriage License Clerk
Chester Clute He was 48, 64 years old when he died as Dr. Hillary Schunk
Leona Roberts She was 60, 74 years old when she died as Mrs. Jenkins

The Spellbinder Crew

Name Department
Roy Webb as Music. He was 50 (94) years old when He died Sound
Theron Warth as Editor. He was 27 (61) years old when He died Editing
Albert S. D'Agostino as Assistant Art Director. He was 46 (77) years old when He died Art
Van Nest Polglase as Art Direction. He was 40 (70) years old when He died Art
Joseph Fields as Screenplay. He was 44 (71) years old when He died Writing
Cliff Reid as Producer. He was 47 (67) years old when He died Production
Renié as Costume Design. She was 37 (90) years old when She died Costume & Make-Up
Lee S. Marcus as Production Executive. He was 45 (75) years old when He died Production
John E. Tribby as Sound Recordist. He was 35 (now 118) years old Sound
Jack Hively as Director. He was 28 (85) years old when He died Directing
Russell Metty as Director of Photography. He was 32 (71) years old when He died Camera
Rex Dunn as Music Director. He was 50 (70) years old when He died Sound
Rex Dunn as Original Music Composer. He was 50 (70) years old when He died Sound
Robert Russell Bennett as Orchestrator. He was 45 (87) years old when He died Sound
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The Spellbinder (83 years)

Trapped - Between the Daughter he Loved and the Law He Defied!

  • Release day: Friday, July 28, 1939
  • Runtime: 69 minutes