Island in the Sky (1938 film)

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Island in the Sky
Island in the Sky (1938).jpg
Theatrical release poster
Directed by Herbert I. Leeds
Produced by Sol M. Wurtzel
Written by Jerome Cady
Maurice Rapf
Screenplay by Frances Hyland
Albert Ray
Based on Island in the Sky
1936 McCall's story
by Leonard Lee
Starring Gloria Stuart
Michael Whalen
Music by Harry Akst
Cinematography Edward Cronjager
Edited by Harry Reynolds
Distributed by Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
Release date
  • April 1, 1938 (1938-04-01)
Running time
68 minutes
Country United States
Language English

Island in the Sky is a 1938 drama directed by Herbert I. Leeds, starring Gloria Stuart and Michael Whalen.


Julie Hayes (Gloria Stuart) is betrothed to Michael Fraser (Michael Whalen), assistant district attorney. Peter Vincent (Robert Kellard) is falsely convicted of murder of his father Stephen Vincent and is condemned to death, Julie postpones her wedding to prove him innocent. She enlists the help of Johnny Doyle (Paul Kelly a former gangster and eventually succeeds in saving the innocent man's life.[1]



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