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Doomed to Die (1940)  link to Doomed to Die on IMDb  

Number: 2798

poster Doomed to Die

IMDb Rating:
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5.6/10 (983 votes)

Country: USA, 68 minutes

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Thriller, Drama, Crime, Mystery, Film-Noir

Director(s): William Nigh

Video Codec: Unknown

Shipping magnate Cyrus Wentworth, downcast over a disaster to his ocean liner 'Wentworth Castle' (carrying, oddly enough, an illicit shipment of Chinese bonds) is shot in his office...at the very moment of kicking out his daughter's fiance Dick Fleming. Of course, Captain Street arrests Dick, but reporter Bobbie Logan, the attractive thorn in Street's side, is so convinced he's wrong that she enlists the help of detective James Lee Wong to find the real killer.

Tagline: The master of crime cleans up the dirty game of murder!


photo Boris Karloff Boris Karloff James Lee Wong
photo Marjorie Reynolds Marjorie Reynolds Roberta 'Bobbie' Logan
photo Grant Withers Grant Withers Police Capt. William Street
photo William Stelling William Stelling Dick Fleming
photo Catherine Craig Catherine Craig Cynthia Wentworth

Medium: Unknown,

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 4:3