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Condemned ★★½ 1929

Colman's second talkie finds his character, Michel, sent to Devil's Island for theft. Michel makes life easier for himself by getting into the warden's (Diggs) good graces and into the heart of the warden's unhappy wife (Harding). Adapted from the novel “Condemned to Devil's Island” by Blair Niles. 86m/B VHS . Ronald Colman, Ann Harding, Dudley Digges, Louis Wolheim; D: Wesley Ruggles; W: Sidney Howard; C: George Barnes, Gregg Toland; M: Jack Meskill, Pete Wendling.