The Unguarded Hour

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
The Unguarded Hour
The Unguarded Hour FilmPoster.jpeg
Directed by Sam Wood
Produced by Lawrence Weingarten
Sam Wood
Written by Ladislas Fodor (play)
Bernard Merivale (English adaptation)
Howard Emmett Rogers
Leon Gordon
Horace Jackson (uncredited contributor)
Starring Loretta Young
Franchot Tone
Distributed by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Release date
  • April 10, 1936 (1936-04-10)
Running time
80-88 minutes
Country United States
Language English

The Unguarded Hour is a 1936 film starring Loretta Young and Franchot Tone under the direction of Sam Wood. The prosecutor in a murder trial is unaware that his wife is involved.

Based on a play by Ladislaus Fodor,[1] Bernard Merivale provided the English adaptation.[2]


Radio adaptation[edit]

The Unguarded Hour was presented on Theatre Guild on the Air December 28, 1952. The one-hour adaptation starred Michael Redgrave and Nina Foch.[3]


  1. ^ Nugent, Frank S. (April 4, 1936). "The Unguarded Hour (1936)". New York Times. Retrieved 6 June 2015. 
  2. ^ "The Unguarded Hour". Altoona Tribune. May 22, 1936. p. 12. Retrieved June 6, 2015 – via  open access publication – free to read
  3. ^ Kirby, Walter (December 28, 1952). "Better Radio Programs for the Week". The Decatur Daily Review. p. 36. Retrieved June 5, 2015 – via  open access publication – free to read

External links[edit]