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Cause-For-Alarm

Drama (1951) 74 minutes ~ Black & White

Invalid George Jones is both physically and mentally ill. He mistakenly believes his wife Ellen and his doctor are having an affair and also planning to kill him. He writes a letter to his lawyer detailing their alleged murder plot. After he has Ellen give the letter to their postman, he reveals its contents to her and then threatens her with a gun. The excitement proves too much and George suffers a fatal collapse. Now Ellen must find a way to retrieve the incriminating letter.

Director: Tay Garnett

Writers: Mel Dinelli (screenplay), Tom Lewis (screenplay) and Larry Marcus (story)

Stars: Loretta Young, Barry Sullivan, Bruce Cowling, Margalo Gillmore

Category:

Drama