|I Was Framed|
|Directed by||D. Ross Lederman|
|Written by|| Jerome Odlum |
Robert E. Kent
|Produced by||Bryan Foy|
|Edited by||Frank Magee|
|Distributed by||Warner Bros.|
I Was Framed is a 1942 American crime film directed by D. Ross Lederman.According to Warner Bros records the film earned $159,000 domestically and $90,000 foreign.
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Fury is a 1936 American drama film directed by Fritz Lang that tells the story of an innocent man who narrowly escapes being burned to death by a lynch mob and the revenge he then seeks. The film was released by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and stars Sylvia Sidney and Tracy, with a supporting cast featuring Walter Abel, Bruce Cabot, Edward Ellis and Walter Brennan. Loosely based on the events surrounding the Brooke Hart murder in San Jose, California, the film was adapted by Bartlett Cormack and Lang from the story Mob Rule by Norman Krasna. Fury was Lang's first American film.
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