Murder Will Out (1939 film)

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Murder Will Out
"Murder Will Out" (1939).jpg
Frederick Burtwell, Crystal Parzik and Jack Hawkins
Directed by Roy William Neill
Produced by Roy William Neill
Written by Austin Melford
Brock Williams
Derek Twist
Story by Roy William Neill
Starring John Loder
Jane Baxter
Jack Hawkins
Warner Bros. First National Productions
Distributed by Warner Bros.
Release date
  • August 1939 (1939-08)
Running time
66 minutes[1]
Country United Kingdom
Language English

Murder Will Out is a 1939 British crime film directed by Roy William Neill, starring John Loder, Jane Baxter and Jack Hawkins, and released by Warner Brothers.[2]

The film is classed as "missing, believed lost" and is included on the British Film Institute's "75 Most Wanted" list of missing British feature films.[1]

Plot summary[edit]

A jade collector is given a piece by a friend, but it soon brings trouble on his shoulders.


Critical reception[edit]

TV Guide wrote, "could have been a good film had more effort been placed in developing the plot; as it is, it's almost impossible to figure out what is going on."[3]


  1. ^ a b c "Murder Will Out / BFI Most Wanted". British Film Institute. 
  2. ^ "Murder Will Out (1939)". British Film Institute. 
  3. ^ "Murder Will Out". 

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