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High Wall (17-Dec-1947)

Director: Curtis Bernhardt

Writers: Sydney Boehm; Lester Cole

From a play by: Alan R. Clark and Bradbury Foote

Musical Score: Bronislau Kaper

Producer: Robert Lord

Keywords: Crime, Film Noir, Amnesia, Psychiatry

A war veteran who suffered a head injury finds his wife having an affair, commences to strangle her and then blacks out. Upon coming to, he confesses to her murder, but is he actually guilty? A psychiatrist helps him put together the pieces. Interesting psychodrama; not scientifically plausible.

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Robert Taylor   ...   Steven Kenet
Audrey Totter   ...   Dr. Ann Lorrison
Herbert Marshall   ...   Willard I. Whitcombe
Dorothy Patrick   ...   Helen Kenet
H. B. Warner   ...   Mr. Slocum
Warner Anderson   ...   Dr. George Poward
Moroni Olsen   ...   Dr. Philip Dunlap
John Ridgeley   ...   David Wallace
Morris Ankrum   ...   Dr. Stanley Griffin
Elisabeth Risdon   ...   Mrs. Kenet
Vince Barnett   ...   Henry Cronner
Jonathan Hale   ...   Emory Garrison
Charles Arnt   ...   Sidney X. Hackle
Ray Mayer   ...   Tom Delaney
Bobby Hyatt   ...   Richard Kenet


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