White Woman

White Woman is a 1933 American pre-Code drama film directed by Stuart Walker and starring Carole Lombard, Charles Laughton, and Charles Bickford.[1] The screenplay concerns a young widow who remarries and accompanies her husband to his remote jungle rubber plantation. The film was based on the Broadway play Hangman's Whip by Norman Reilly Raine and Frank Butler.[2]

White Woman
Directed byStuart Walker
Produced byE. Lloyd Sheldon (uncredited)
Written byNorman Reilly Raine (play)
Frank Butler (play)
Samuel Hoffenstein
Gladys Lehman
StarringCarole Lombard
Charles Laughton
Charles Bickford
Edited byJane Loring
Production
company
Distributed byParamount Pictures
Release date
  • November 10, 1933 (1933-11-10)
Running time
68 minutes
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish

One of hundreds of Paramount films held in limbo by Universal Studios. Universal gained ownership of Paramount features produced between 1929 and 1949. Paramount remade the film in 1939 as Island of Lost Men, with Anna May Wong, J. Carrol Naish and Broderick Crawford in the roles originated by Lombard, Laughton and Bickford. It was directed by Kurt Neumann.[3]

Cast

Other uncredited cast members (alphabetically)

References

  1. The American Film Institute Catalog Feature Films: 1931-40 published by The American Film Institute c.1993
  2. Hangman's Whip, St. James Theatre, February 24, 1933, IBDb.com; accessed August 5, 2015.
  3. The American Film Institute Catalog Feature Films: 1931-40 published by The American Film Institute, c. 1993
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