The Great Defender

  • 1934
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Mystery

Courtroom drama that sees ailing super-barrister Lang prove that Bannerman's husband Margetson did not stab his mistress, Stuart, to death. The killer is, in fact, homicidal maniac Bird, who is obsessed with the Bible. Lang wins his case, but the trauma of the trial proves too great for him; he dies, in a performance well reprised by Charles Laughton more

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (2 Credits)
Paul Perez
Source (1 Credit)
John Hastings Turner
Producer (1 Credit)
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Jack Cox

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