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Witness for the Prosecution

Witness for the Prosecution(1957)

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Brief Synopsis

A British lawyer gets caught up in a couple's tangled marital affairs when he defends the husband for murder.

Cast & Crew

Billy Wilder Director
Tyrone Power Leonard Vole
Marlene Dietrich Christine Vole
Charles Laughton Sir Wilfrid [Robarts]
Elsa Lanchester Miss Plimsoll
John Williams Brogan-Moore
Ian Wolfe Carter
Torin Thatcher Mr. Myers
Norma Varden Mrs. [Emily Jane] French
Una O'Connor Janet [McKenzie]
Philip Tonge Inspector Hearne
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  Los Angeles opening: 17 Dec 1957; New York opening: 6 Feb 1958
Release Date:  1957 Production Date:  AFI*; EB; Paige
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  United Artists Corp.
Sound:  Mono (Westrex Recording System) Production Co:  Edward Small Productions, Inc., Theme Pictures, Inc.
Duration(mins):  114-115 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • Wonderful Murder Mystery

    Jim 2016-06-25

    Charles Laughton is brilliant in this film. In fact, the film has terrific actors and actresses. Tyrone Power as the accused killer, Elsa Lanchester is... MORE>

  • Yes.

    Hauntess A. Clichae 2016-06-24

    The spirit of this mystery/movie's plot is true as is its execution which means youth can watch it too in good faith. Too bad such is the usual... MORE>

  • All Star Cast Fantastic Ending(1957)

    shepardn 2015-09-15

    Witness for the Prosecution displays a truly All-star cast that delivers a very entertaining film, except for the truly fantastic ending. Billy Wilder... MORE>