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They Made Me a Criminal (1939)

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92 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

A boxer flees believing he has comitted a murder while he was drunk.
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Writers
Sig Herzig (screen play) | Bertram Millhauser (from a novel by) | Beulah Marie Dix (from a novel by)
Composer
Cinematographer
James Wong Howe (photography)
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Updated Jan 21, 1939

Release date
Jan 28, 1939 (United States)

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Robert Gleckler
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William B. Davidson
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Frank Riggi
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6.9 / 10 | 1,846 votes