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The Spellbinder

Directed by Jack Hively
1939    69m    Not Rated
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?
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Cast of The Spellbinder
  • Lee TracyJed Marlowe
  • Barbara ReadJanet Marlowe
  • Patric KnowlesTom Dixon
  • Allan LaneSteve Kendall
  • Linda HayesMiss Simpson
  • Morgan ConwayMr. Carrington
  • Robert Emmett KeaneJudge Butler, Second Trial
  • Roy GordonThird Trial Judge
  • Robert StrangeFirst Trial Judge
  • Elliott SullivanHarry 'Ice Box' Swinnerty
  • Leonid KinskeyHarry Beldon, Saxophone Player
  • Stanley BlystoneCourt Clerk, Second Trial (Uncredited)
  • Paul E. BurnsHotel Clerk (Uncredited)
  • Chester CluteDr. Hillary Schunk (Uncredited)
  • Chester ConklinCourtroom Extra (Uncredited)
  • Clyde DilsonDuffy, Second Trial Bailiff (Uncredited)
  • Julia FayeCourtroom Extra (Uncredited)
  • Bess FlowersNightclub Extra (Uncredited)
  • Byron FoulgerJ.J. Henkins, Auditor (Uncredited)
  • Edward GarganTom, Taxi Driver (Uncredited)
  • Jack GarganCourtroom Extra (Uncredited)
  • Earle HodginsFirst Marriage License Clerk (Uncredited)
  • Robert HomansCourt Policeman at Door (Uncredited)
  • Lew KellyTurnkey (Uncredited)
  • Donald KerrTaxi Driver (Uncredited)
  • Doris LloydMrs. Raymond, School Headmistress (Uncredited)
  • Frank MarloweTaxi Driver (Uncredited)
  • Tom McGuireJuror, First Trial (Uncredited)
  • Bruce MitchellPoliceman Testifying at Third Trial (Uncredited)
  • Forbes MurraySecond Marriage License Clerk (Uncredited)
  • George NoisomBellboy (Uncredited)
  • Emory ParnellClub 88 Doorman (Uncredited)
  • Russ PowellJuror, First Trial (Uncredited)
  • Frank PugliaHeadwaiter (Uncredited)
  • Leona RobertsMrs. Jenkins (Uncredited)
  • Ronald R. RondellReporter at Third Trial (Uncredited)
  • Gertrude SuttonMiss Burke, Ice Box's Wife (Uncredited)
  • Harland TuckerKendall's Editor (Uncredited)
  • Monte VandergriftOfficial from D.A.'s Office (Uncredited)

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