Dangerous Corner

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Dangerous Corner ★★★ 1934

Adaptation of J.B. Priestley's play captures a seance after the suicide of the prime suspect in a theft of government bonds. Those closest to the deceased share inner secrets that reveal truths about the heist. Great twists, well cast, a film much ahead of its time. 66m/B VHS . Virginia Bruce, Conrad Nagel, Melvyn Douglas; D: Phil Rosen; W: J.B. Priestley, Anne Morrison Chapman, Madeleine Ruthman. VIDEO