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Before Dawn (1933)

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60 min | Drama, Mystery

Sinister forces compete to find the million dollars in gold hidden by recently deceased gangster Joe Valerie in his family's old dark house 15 years earlier,
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Writers
Garrett Fort (screen play) | Edgar Wallace (from the story by)
Cinematographer
Lucien N. Andriot (photographed by) (as Lucien Andriot)
Editor
William Hamilton (edited by)
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Updated Aug 4, 1933

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Aug 4, 1933 (United States)

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15 cast members
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Stuart Erwin
Dwight Wilson Dwight Wilson   See fewer
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Dorothy Wilson
Patricia Patricia   See fewer
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Warner Oland
Dr. Paul Cornelius Dr. Paul Cornelius   See fewer
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Dudley Digges
Horace Merrick Horace Merrick   See fewer
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Gertrude Hoffman
Mattie (as Gertrude W. Hoffman) Mattie (as Gertrude W. Hoffman)   See fewer
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Oscar Apfel
O'Hara O'Hara   See fewer
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Frank Reicher
Joe Valerie Joe Valerie   See fewer
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Jane Darwell
Mrs. Marble Mrs. Marble   See fewer
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Stanley Blystone
Police Car Driver (uncredited) Police Car Driver (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ed Brady
Paddywagon Cop (uncredited) Paddywagon Cop (uncredited)   See fewer
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Tom Brower
Detective Schultz (uncredited) Detective Schultz (uncredited)   See fewer
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Pat O'Malley
Detective Brady (uncredited) Detective Brady (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ted Oliver
Police Desk Sergeant Hamilton (uncredited) Police Desk Sergeant Hamilton (uncredited)   See fewer
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Irving Pichel
Police Radio Announcer (voice) (uncredited) Police Radio Announcer (voice) (uncredited)   See fewer
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Max Wagner
Policeman in Car (uncredited) Policeman in Car (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ratings Breakdown

6 / 10 | 195 votes