The Case of the Missing Man

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The Case of the Missing Man
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Directed by D. Ross Lederman
Screenplay by Lee Loeb
Harold Buchman
Story byLee Loeb
Harold Buchman
Produced by Irving Briskin
Starring Roger Pryor
Joan Perry
Thurston Hall
Cinematography Allen G. Siegler
Edited by Al Clark
Distributed byColumbia Pictures
Release date
  • October 20, 1935 (1935-10-20)
Running time
58 minutes
CountryUnited States

The Case of the Missing Man is a 1935 American mystery crime film directed by D. Ross Lederman and starring Roger Pryor, Joan Perry and Thurston Hall. [1]



A newspaper photographer is persuaded by his girlfriend to quit his job and set up his own photographic studio. However, when business proves to be slack he becomes a roving cameraman, taking pictures of passers-by in the streets. Things take a dangerous turn when he takes a snap of a violent criminal emerging from a bank robbery.


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  1. Hal Erickson (2014). "Case of the Missing Man". Movies & TV Dept. The New York Times . Archived from the original on December 8, 2014. Retrieved November 29, 2014.