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The Witness Chair (1936)

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64 min | Drama, Romance

A woman watches as falsemurder trial evidence surrounds the man she loves.
Director
George Nichols Jr. (as George Nicholls Jr.)
Writers
Rita Weiman (story) | Rian James (screenplay) | Gertrude Purcell (screenplay)
Cinematographer
Robert De Grasse (as Robert de Grasse)
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Updated Apr 17, 1936

Release date
Apr 24, 1936 (United States)

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25 cast members
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Ann Harding
Paula Young Paula Young   See fewer
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Walter Abel
James 'Jim' Trent James 'Jim' Trent   See fewer
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Douglass Dumbrille
Stanley Whittaker Stanley Whittaker   See fewer
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Frances Sage
Constance 'Connie' Trent Constance 'Connie' Trent   See fewer
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Moroni Olsen
Lieutenant Poole Lieutenant Poole   See fewer
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Margaret Hamilton
Grace Franklin Grace Franklin   See fewer
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Maxine Jennings
Tillie Jones Tillie Jones   See fewer
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William 'Billy' Benedict
Benny Ryan (as William Benedict) Benny Ryan (as William Benedict)   See fewer
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Paul Harvey
Prosecuting Attorney Martin Prosecuting Attorney Martin   See fewer
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Murray Kinnell
Defense Attorney Conrick Defense Attorney Conrick   See fewer
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Charles Arnt
Mr. Henshaw Mr. Henshaw   See fewer
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Frank Jenks
Roy Levino Roy Levino   See fewer
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William Bailey
Court Bailiff (uncredited) Court Bailiff (uncredited)   See fewer
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Barlowe Borland
Mr. O'Neil (uncredited) Mr. O'Neil (uncredited)   See fewer
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Alan Curtis
Reporter in Coutroom (uncredited) Reporter in Coutroom (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Gargan
Laughing Reporter (uncredited) Laughing Reporter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Fred Kelsey
Detective Costigan (uncredited) Detective Costigan (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mike Lally
Prosecutor's Assistant (uncredited) Prosecutor's Assistant (uncredited)   See fewer
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Louise Latimer
Reporter in Courtroom (uncredited) Reporter in Courtroom (uncredited)   See fewer
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Edward LeSaint
Judge McKenzie (uncredited) Judge McKenzie (uncredited)   See fewer
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Arthur Loft
Bailiff (uncredited) Bailiff (uncredited)   See fewer
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Thomas Martin
Courtroom Spectator (uncredited) Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)   See fewer
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George Offerman Jr.
Messenger With Tickets (uncredited) Messenger With Tickets (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lon Poff
Juror (uncredited) Juror (uncredited)   See fewer
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Hilda Vaughn
Anna Yifnick (uncredited) Anna Yifnick (uncredited)   See fewer
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6 / 10 | 124 votes