On Trial

  • 1928
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama

Screen treatment of the popular play (done more successfully on the screen in 1939) has Lytell on trial for the murder of his friend Herbert, who, it turns out, was a cad. Attorney Robards, a young and inexperienced counsel, manages to convince the jury that the murder was justifiable because it allowed Lytell to preserve his wife's honor. Adaptation is...read more

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (2 Credits)
Max Pollock
Robert Lord
Source (1 Credit)
Elmer Rice
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Editor (1 Credit)
Thomas Pratt
Costumes (1 Credit)
Earl Luick