Behind the Green Lights

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Ruthless criminal attorney Raymond Cortell Sidney Blackmer is not above bending and twisting the law to suit his purposes, making him a well-paid pariah amongst his peers. Practically the only person who believes that Cortell's tactics are ethical is his faithful assistant Mary Judith Allen, the daughter of police-lieutenant Jim Kennedy Purnell Pratt. Mary finally gets a wake-up call when a criminal whom she's helped to acquit shoots down her father during a robbery. She then switches her allegiance to young ...
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Overview

Ruthless criminal attorney Raymond Cortell Sidney Blackmer is not above bending and twisting the law to suit his purposes, making him a well-paid pariah amongst his peers. Practically the only person who believes that Cortell's tactics are ethical is his faithful assistant Mary Judith Allen, the daughter of police-lieutenant Jim Kennedy Purnell Pratt. Mary finally gets a wake-up call when a criminal whom she's helped to acquit shoots down her father during a robbery. She then switches her allegiance to young detective Dave Britten Norman Foster, who's been waiting a long time to get the goods on the unscrupulous Cortell. Behind the Green Lights was Mascot Pictures' next-to-last feature production before the studio was reorganized as Republic.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 1/29/2013
  • UPC: 089218690999
  • Original Release: 1935
  • Source: Alpha Video
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 65,074

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Norman Foster Dave Britten
Judith Allen Mary Kennedy
Sidney Blackmer Sr. Raymond Cortell
Purnell Pratt Jim Kennedy
Theodore Von Eltz J.C. Owen
Edward Gargan Moran
Ken Thomson Conrad
Ford Sterling Max Schultz
Jane Meredith Mrs. Gorham
John Davidson Peasley
Hooper Atchley District Attorney
Technical Credits
William Christy Cabanne Director
Colbert Clark Screenwriter
James Gruen Screenwriter
Nat Levine Producer
Jack A. Marta Cinematographer
Ernest W. Miller Cinematographer
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