|Night of the Garter|
British lobby card
|Directed by||Jack Raymond|
|Produced by||Herbert Wilcox|
|Written by|| Wilson Collison (play) |
Avery Hopwood (play)
|Starring|| Sydney Howard |
|Music by||Lew Stone|
|Distributed by||United Artists|
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