Sing Sinner Sing

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Sing Sinner Sing
DVD cover for film
Directed by Howard Christie
Produced by Larry Darmour (executive producer)
Phil Goldstone (producer)
Written by Wilson Collison (play Clip Joint)
Edward T. Lowe Jr. (adaptation and screenplay)
Starring See below
Cinematography Ira H. Morgan
Edited by Otis Garrett
Release date
  • 1933 (1933)
Running time
74 minutes
66 minutes (American DVD)
Country United States

Sing Sinner Sing is a 1933 American Pre-Code romantic drama film directed by Howard Christie.

Plot summary[edit]

Leila Hyams plays a singer who is accused of her husband's murder. At the time the movie was released, it was recognized as being loosely based on the 1932 Libby Holman-Zachary Smith Reynolds case.[1][2]


Various artists, such as Lionel Hampton and Marshal Royal, can be seen playing in bands in the film.[3]



  1. ^ "Sing, Sinner, Sing: Moans, Groans, And Murder on a Gambling Ship," Newsweek (1933).
  2. ^ Determeyer, Eddy (2008). Rhythm Is Our Business: Jimmie Lunceford and the Harlem Express. University of Michigan Press. p. 65. ISBN 9780472033591. 
  3. ^ Yanow, Scott (2004). Jazz on Film: The Complete Story of the Musicians & Music Onscreen. San Francisco: Backbeat Books. p. 196. ISBN 0-87930-783-8. 

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