Manslaughter (1930 film)

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Directed by George Abbott
Written by George Abbott (adaptation)
Alice Duer Miller (novel)
Starring Claudette Colbert
Fredric March
Music by Karl Hajos
Cinematography Archie Stout
Edited by Otho Lovering
Distributed by Paramount Pictures
Release date
  • July 23, 1930 (1930-07-23)
Running time
85 minutes
Country United States
Language English

Manslaughter is a 1930 American Pre-Code drama film directed by George Abbott, and starring Claudette Colbert and Fredric March. An original print of the film is saved in the UCLA Film and Television Archive.

This film is a sound remake of Cecil B. DeMille's 1922 silent classic Manslaughter. Paramount also released a French-language version of this 1930 film as The Indictment, directed by Dimitri Buchowetzki.

Plot summary[edit]

A wealthy woman runs over and kills a man in an automobile accident.


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