Trouble in Morocco

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Trouble in Morocco
Film poster
Directed by Ernest B. Schoedsack
Screenplay byPaul Franklin
Story byJ.D. Newsom
Produced by Larry Darmour
Starring Jack Holt
Cinematography James S. Brown Jr.
Edited by Dwight Caldwell
Larry Darmour Productions
Distributed by Columbia Pictures
Release date
  • March 9, 1937 (1937-03-09)
Running time
62 minutes
CountryUnited States

Trouble in Morocco is a 1937 American adventure war film directed by Ernest B. Schoedsack and starring Jack Holt. [1] [2]



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  1. "Trouble in Morocco". The Times-Union (Brooklyn). April 10, 1937. p. 5 via
  2. "Real-Life Drama Occurred During Jack Holt Filming: "Trouble in Morocco" At State Theater For Showing". The Seminole Producer (Oklahoma). April 11, 1937. p. 10 via