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Tales of Manhattan

Tales of Manhattan(1942)

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Brief Synopsis

An actor, Paul Orman, is accidentally told that his new, custom made tail coat has been cursed and it will bring misfortune to all who wear it. As the 4 succeeding wearers of the coat discover, misfortune can often lead to truth.

Cast & Crew

Charles Boyer [Paul] Orman
Rita Hayworth Ethel [Halloway]
Henry Fonda George
Charles Laughton Charles Smith
Edward G. Robinson [Avery L. "Larry"] Browne
Thomas Mitchell [John] Halloway
Cesar Romero Harry [Wilson]
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  World premiere in Hollywood: 5 Aug 1942; New York opening: 24 Sep 1942
Release Date:  1942 Production Date:  A Julien Duvivier Film
EB*; AFI
loaner #2857 +e 25 Jan 1994
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corp.
Sound:  Mono (Western Electric Mirrophonic Recording) Production Co:  Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corp.
Duration(mins):  117-118 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  10,663    
Duration(reels):  12    

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  • Tales of Manhattan

    mary hershelman 2013-06-01

    I taped this movie from television with a remote control that was dead on for removing commercials (had a wire to the set). I missed the first chapter... MORE>

  • Wonderful anthology

    hernameisrioshowgirl 2013-05-21

    Great find,esp for Laughton & Robinson vignettes. MORE>

  • "Tails" of Manhattan

    Mr. Blandings 2011-10-28

    Almost like an extended Twilight Zone episode, this film follows a "lucky" tuxedo jacket throughout the city as it benefits its many wearers.... MORE>