Slightly Honorable


Political corruption abounds as a lawyer tries to clear himself after being framed for murder. You can find more information at the IMDB. The mpeg2 file can be loaded into DVDAuthorGUI (a free program) to create a DVD to watch on your television.

Slightly Honorable is a 1939 American film directed by Tay Garnett. The film was based on the 1939 novel Send Another Coffin by F.G. Presnell.


  • Pat O'Brien (actor) as John Webb
  • Edward Arnold (actor) as Vincent Cushing
  • Broderick Crawford as Russ Sampson
  • Ruth Terry as Nightclub singer
  • Alan Dinehart as District Attorney Joyce
  • Claire Dodd as Alma Brehmer
  • Phyllis Brooks as Sarilla Cushing
  • Eve Arden as Miss Ater
  • Douglass Dumbrille as George Taylor
  • Bernard Nedell as Pete Godena
  • Douglas Fowley as Madder
  • Ernest Truex as P. Hemingway Collins
  • Janet Beecher as Mrs. Cushing
  • Evelyn Keyes as Miss Vlissingen
  • John Sheehan as Mike Daley
  • Addison Richards as Inspector Fromm
  • Cliff Clark as Captain Graves


The film recorded a loss of $107,709.< name="wagner"/>

Category:1939 films
Category:American films
Category:American mystery films
Category:English-language films
Category:Black-and-white films
Category:Films based on novels
Category:Films directed by Tay Garnett
Category:United Artists films


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