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The Escape (1939)

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63 min | Action, Crime, Drama

From the slums emerge a policeman (Richmond) and a criminal (Norris) whose sister (Duff) loves the policeman who father has been murdered.
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Writers
Robert Ellis (original screenplay) | Helen Logan (original screenplay)
Cinematographer
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Status
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Updated Oct 6, 1939

Release date
Oct 6, 1939 (United States)

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Cast

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41 cast members
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Kane Richmond
Eddie Farrell Eddie Farrell   See fewer
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Amanda Duff
Juli Peronni Juli Peronni   See fewer
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June Gale
Annie Qualen Annie Qualen   See fewer
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Edward Norris
Louie Peronni Louie Peronni   See fewer
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Henry Armetta
Guiseppi Peronni Guiseppi Peronni   See fewer
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Frank Reicher
Dr. Shumaker Dr. Shumaker   See fewer
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Scotty Beckett
Willie Rogers Willie Rogers   See fewer
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Leona Roberts
Aunt Mamie Qualen Aunt Mamie Qualen   See fewer
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Rex Downing
Tommy Rogers Tommy Rogers   See fewer
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Jimmy Butler
Jim Rogers Jim Rogers   See fewer
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Richard Lane
David Clifford David Clifford   See fewer
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Jack Carson
Chet Warren Chet Warren   See fewer
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Matt McHugh
Pete - Photographer Pete - Photographer   See fewer
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Helen Ericson
Helen Gardner Helen Gardner   See fewer
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Jessie Arnold
Neighbor (uncredited) Neighbor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Stanley Blystone
Policeman (uncredited) Policeman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Nick Copeland
Chummy Miller (uncredited) Chummy Miller (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ellen Drew
Reporter (uncredited) Reporter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Easton
Reporter (uncredited) Reporter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sam Finn
Gangster (uncredited) Gangster (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mary Gordon
Neighbor (uncredited) Neighbor (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Harmon
Gangster (uncredited) Gangster (uncredited)   See fewer
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Aggie Herring
Mrs. Nearny (uncredited) Mrs. Nearny (uncredited)   See fewer
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Al Hill
Lefty (uncredited) Lefty (uncredited)   See fewer
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Selmer Jackson
Mr. Henley (uncredited) Mr. Henley (uncredited)   See fewer
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Thomas E. Jackson
Police Lieutenant (uncredited) Police Lieutenant (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jerry Jerome
Gangster (uncredited) Gangster (uncredited)   See fewer
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Edward Keane
Captain of Detectives (uncredited) Captain of Detectives (uncredited)   See fewer
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Milton Kibbee
Neighbor (uncredited) Neighbor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Robert Lowery
Ambulance Driver (uncredited) Ambulance Driver (uncredited)   See fewer
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James T. Mack
Watchman (uncredited) Watchman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ivan Miller
Police Captain (uncredited) Police Captain (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bruce Mitchell
Police Sergeant (uncredited) Police Sergeant (uncredited)   See fewer
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David Newell
Reporter (uncredited) Reporter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Pat O'Malley
Neighbor (uncredited) Neighbor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sandra Lee Richards
Clifford Child (uncredited) Clifford Child (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mark Roberts
Mickey (uncredited) Mickey (uncredited)   See fewer
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Agnes Steele
Matron (uncredited) Matron (uncredited)   See fewer
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Fred Walburn
Boy (uncredited) Boy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Garland Weaver
Reporter (uncredited) Reporter (uncredited)   See fewer
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6 / 10 | 20 votes