The Kiss Before the Mirror

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The Kiss Before the Mirror
Poster of the movie The Kiss Before the Mirror.jpg
Directed by James Whale
Produced by Carl Laemmle, Jr.
Written by Ladislas Fodor
(as Ladislaus Fodor)
Screenplay by William Anthony McGuire
Starring Nancy Carroll
Frank Morgan
Paul Lukas
Gloria Stuart
Music by W. Franke Harling
Cinematography Karl Freund
Edited by Ted J. Kent
Universal Pictures
Distributed by Universal Pictures
Release date
  • May 4, 1933 (1933-05-04) (United States)
Running time
69 minutes
Country United States
Language English

The Kiss Before the Mirror is a 1933 American pre-Code mystery film directed by James Whale, starring Nancy Carroll, Frank Morgan, Paul Lukas and Gloria Stuart.


A lawyer (Morgan) fears his own wife (Carroll) might be having an affair while he defends a cuckolded wife-killer.



The film was remade by Whale five years later as Wives Under Suspicion.

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