The Villain Still Pursued Her

  • 1940
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Comedy

Producer Franklin, one-time head of RKO's theater chain, came up with the idea of transposing a traditional temperance melodrama of the stage to the silver screen. In a prolog, audiences were urged to hiss and boo the villain and cheer the hero. Cromwell, the hero, is suborned by villain Mowbray into consuming a glass of strong spirits, which immediately...read more