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I Am a Fugitive from a Chain Gang (1932)

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92 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

Wrongly convicted James Allen serves in the intolerable conditions of a southern chain gang, which later comes back to haunt him.
Writers
Robert E. Burns (by) | Howard J. Green (screen play) | Brown Holmes (screen play)
Cinematographer
Sol Polito (photography)
Editor
William Holmes (edited by)
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$ 195,845
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Release date
Nov 19, 1932 (United States)

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Paul Muni
James Allen James Allen   See fewer
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Glenda Farrell
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Allen Jenkins
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Berton Churchill
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Edward Ellis
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David Landau
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Hale Hamilton
Rev. Robert Allen Rev. Robert Allen   See fewer
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Louise Carter
James Allen's Mother James Allen's Mother   See fewer
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Willard Robertson
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Robert McWade
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William Le Maire
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Irving Bacon
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Mr. Parker (uncredited) Mr. Parker (uncredited)   See fewer
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Red (uncredited) Red (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frederick Burton
Southern Prison Official (uncredited) Southern Prison Official (uncredited)   See fewer
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Allen's Secretary (uncredited) Allen's Secretary (uncredited)   See fewer
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8.1 / 10 | 10,211 votes