Screening venue: Staffordshire Record Office, Stafford
Join us at the Staffordshire Record Office for Fritz Lang’s first ever American film. 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.
Release date:5 June 1936 (USA)
Duration: 1h 32min
Director: Fritz Lang
Writers: Bartlett Cormack (screen play), Fritz Lang (screen play)
Starring: Sylvia Sidney, Spencer Tracy, Walter Abel