The Mystery of Mr. X

1934

Richard Boleslawski
Director
(uncredited - retakes)
Edgar Selwyn
Director
MGM
Studio

Jewel thief Montgomery must capture serial killer of London policeman to clear his name.

Excellent little pre-code thriller, remade as Hour of 13 in 1952.

-Dave W.


X v. Rex
by
Martin Porlock
1933
Novel






23rd February 1934
Cinema



84 mins
1.37:1




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Robert Montgomery
Nick Revel
Elizabeth Allan
Jane Frensham
Lewis Stone
Superintendent Connor
Ralph Forbes
Sir Christopher Marche
Henry Stephenson
Sir Herbert Frensham
Forrester Harvey
Joseph Horatio Palmer
Ivan Simpson
Hutchinson
Leonard Mudie
Mr. X
Alec B. Francis
Judge Malpas
Charles Irwin
Willis
Robert Adair
Constable on Dock
Pat Moriarity
Constable Burns
Richard Lancaster
Constable in Berner Square
Colin Kenny
Constable Accosted by Marche
William Stack
Travers Gordon
Claude King
Cummings
Douglas Gordon
Court Clerk
Barlowe Borland
Waiter
Eric Wilton
Albert, Frensham's Butler
Olaf Hytten
Reporter
Norman Ainsley
Reporter
Alfred Cross
Reporter
Captain Francis
Reporter
Victor Gammon
Reporter
Terry Spencer
Reporter
Harrington Reynolds
Motorcycle Policeman
Carl Harbord
Constable Wesley
(unsure)
Clive Morgan
Blanchard
Raymond Lawrence
Padget
Pearl Varvalle
Barmaid
Ted Billings
Pub Patron
Henry Mowbray
Davis, Detective Tailing Nick
John Power
Constable
Milton Royce
Constable
C. Montague Shaw
Doctor
(scenes apparently deleted)
Pat Somerset
Undetermined Role

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