Midnight 1934

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Midnight ★★½ Call It Murder 1934

A jury foreman's daughter is romantically involved with a gangster who is interested in a particular case before it appears in court. The foreman, who sentenced a girl to death, faces a dilemma when his own daughter is arrested for the same crime. An early Bogart appearance in a supporting role led to a re-release of the film as “Call it Murder” after Bogart made it big. Weak melodrama. 74m/B VHS, DVD . Humphrey Bogart, Sidney (Sydney) Fox, O.P. Heggie, Henry Hull, Richard Whorf, Margaret Wycherly, Lynne Overman; D: Chester Erskine; W: Chester Erskine.