The Eleventh Commandment (1933 film)
The Eleventh Commandment is a 1933 American pre-Code drama film directed by George Melford and starring Marian Marsh, Theodore von Eltz and Alan Hale. It is based on a play by Brandon Fleming. The story had previously been made into a 1924 British silent film.
|The Eleventh Commandment|
|Directed by||George Melford|
|Produced by||M.H. Hoffman|
|Written by||Brandon Fleming (play) |
|Starring||Marian Marsh |
Theodore von Eltz
|Music by||Abe Meyer|
|Cinematography||Harry Neumann |
|Edited by||Mildred Johnston|
|Distributed by||Weiss Brothers|
|March 25, 1933|
When a wealthy unmarried woman dies without heirs, her estate is entrusted to her attorney. However his partner at the law firm schemes to get his hands on the money and hires a barmaid to pretend to be a relative and claim the estate.
- Goble p.160
- Goble, Alan. The Complete Index to Literary Sources in Film. Walter de Gruyter, 1999.