Those High Grey Walls

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These High Grey Walls
Directed by Charles Vidor
Produced by B. B. Kahane
Written by Lewis Meltzer
Based ona story by
by William A. Wellman
Starring Walter Connolly
Onslow Stevens
Paul Fix
Music by Morris Stoloff
Cinematography John Stumar
Edited by Gene Milford
Production
company
Distributed byColumbia Pictures
Release date
  • September 21, 1939 (1939-09-21)
Running time
80 minutes
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish

Those High Grey Walls is a 1939 American film directed by Charles Vidor. [1] A doctor is sent to prison for treating a man wanted by the police.

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It is also known as The Gates of Alcatraz.

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References

  1. F. S. (October 19, 1939). "The Screen". The New York Times . ProQuest   103072022.