The Case Against Mrs. Ames

  • 1936
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama

Courtroom tedium that has a framed woman, Carroll, on and off the stand, first for the murder of her husband and then for custody of her son. A suspicious assistant DA, Brent, uncovers another lawyer's rascally plan to frame Carroll, and the corrupt lawyer kills himself upon discovery. As expected, Brent finds himself falling for Carroll, allowing for a...read more

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Courtroom tedium that has a framed woman, Carroll, on and off the stand, first for the murder of her husband and then for custody of her son. A suspicious assistant DA, Brent, uncovers another lawyer's rascally plan to frame Carroll, and the corrupt lawyer kills himself upon discovery.

As expected, Brent finds himself falling for Carroll, allowing for a few scenes outside of the courthouse.

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  • Review: Courtroom tedium that has a framed woman, Carroll, on and off the stand, first for the murder of her husband and then for custody of her son. A suspicious assistant DA, Brent, uncovers another lawyer's rascally plan to frame Carroll, and the corrupt lawyer… (more)

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