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Flight from Destiny

Flight from Destiny(1941)

Also Known As: Invitation to a Murder | Trial and Error |

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Brief Synopsis

An elderly professor with six months to live plots a murder to reunite two young lovers.

Cast & Crew

Geraldine Fitzgerald Betty Farroway
Thomas Mitchell Professor Henry Todhunter
Jeffrey Lynn Michael Farroway
James Stephenson Dr. Lawrence Stevens
Mona Maris Ketti Moret
Jonathan Hale District Attorney
David Bruce Saunders
Thurston Hall Dean Somers
Mary Gordon Martha
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  New York opening: 25 Dec 1940
Release Date:  1941 Production Date:  EB*; AFI
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc.
Sound:  Mono (RCA Sound System) Production Co:  Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc.
Duration(mins):  73 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • First Time Too

    I_Fortuna 2012-12-12

    I believe this is the first time I have seen this movie and I was riveted. Thomas Mitchell was a brilliant actor. I loved him in this movie. Of course,... MORE>

  • Powerful character study!

    RedRain 2012-12-12

    Saw this film for the first time today and I was absolutely blown away by the premise. Thomas Mitchell is excellent in this starring role, as a professor... MORE>

  • Interesting But Unusual

    Todd 2007-04-12

    This movie must stand as one of the more unusual offerings from Warner Brothers during the early forties. The premise is interesting and Thomas Mitchell is... MORE>