We Who Are About to Die

Directed by Christy Cabanne
1937    81m    Not Rated
John Thompson is kidnapped by mobsters after quitting his job. Then he is arrested, tried, and sentenced to death for murders they committed. A suspicious detective thinks he is innocent and works to save his life.
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Cast of We Who Are About to Die
  • Preston FosterSteven Mathews
  • Ann DvorakConnie Stewart
  • John BealJohn Thompson
  • Ray MayerBright Boy Schultz
  • Gordon JonesSlim Tolliver
  • Russell HoptonMacAndrews
  • J. Carrol NaishNick Trotti
  • Paul HurstTip Fuller
  • Frank JenksClyde Beasley
  • John WrayJerry Daley
  • Frank M. ThomasM.L. Carter
  • Barnett ParkerJohn Barkley
  • Willie FungKwong
  • John CarrollJoe Donahue
  • DeWitt JenningsMike Brannigan
  • Landers StevensWarden Lawton
  • John "Skins" MillerMacy
  • Howard HickmanPrison Chaplain
  • Robert Emmett O'ConnorDetective Mitchell
  • Oscar ApfelMr. Armitage (uncredited)
  • William BaileyPoliceman Passenger (uncredited)
  • Willie BestAirport Porter (uncredited)
  • Stanley BlystonePlainclothesman with Rifle (uncredited)
  • Harry BowenAgitated Citizen in Mob (uncredited)
  • Ed BradyWorker Throwing Stone (uncredited)
  • Sonny BuppHit-and-Run Victim (uncredited)
  • William BurressCharlie Gaunt (uncredited)
  • Ralph ByrdPolice Lab Technician (uncredited)
  • Eddy ChandlerPrison Guard Sergeant (uncredited)
  • Wallis ClarkDr. Hedges (uncredited)
  • Frank FanningGuard in Visitor's Room (uncredited)
  • Jim FarleyPolice Officer Johnson (uncredited)
  • Jerry FletcherReporter (uncredited)
  • Eddie HartPolice Driver (uncredited)
  • Dell HendersonBlake's Associate (uncredited)
  • Oscar 'Dutch' HendrianConvict (uncredited)
  • Al HermanReporter (uncredited)
  • Russell HicksDistrict Attorney Knight (uncredited)
  • Arthur HoytGovernor's Secretary (uncredited)
  • Edward KeaneEd Stanley (uncredited)
  • Donald KerrAgitated Citizen at Shoeshine Stand (uncredited)
  • Edward LeSaintJudge (uncredited)
  • Wilfred LucasPrison Yard Captain (uncredited)
  • Frank MarlowePrison Lab Technician (uncredited)
  • Tom McGuireDeath-Row Captain Harris (uncredited)
  • Bruce MitchellPrison Guard with Machine Gun (uncredited)
  • Philip MorrisGuard Escorting Kwong to Gallows (uncredited)
  • Jack PerryConvict Making Noise with Cup (uncredited)
  • George H. ReedBlack Convict (uncredited)
  • Larry SteersMan in District Attorney's Office (uncredited)
  • Charles SullivanCell Block E Convict (uncredited)
  • Richard TuckerDefense Attorney (uncredited)
  • Monte VandergriftPlainclothesman Finding Gun (uncredited)
  • Sailor VincentConvict (uncredited)
  • Emmett VoganPrison Lieutenant (uncredited)
  • Max WagnerCell Block E Convict (uncredited)
  • Ethel WalesTravel Bureau Customer (uncredited)
  • Walter WalkerThe Governor (uncredited)
  • Bryant WashburnMartin Blake (uncredited)

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