An Act of Murder DVD 1948 Fredric March Edmond O Brien Crime Drama Film-Noir
Stars of An Act of Murder: Fredric March, Edmond O’Brien, Florence Eldridge
Judge Cooke, good husband and father, is known in court as Old Man Maximum. Cooke’s daughter loves defender Dave Douglas, who hates Cooke’s attitude toward defendants. Cooke’s life shatters when he learns his wife has terminal brain cancer; as her pain worsens, he begins to consider mercy-killing, but that would place him in the position of a defendant.
This thoughtful piece of social commentary is rich and rewarding with taut and suspenseful scenes that can at times be heartbreaking. This movie is well worth a watch for its genuine concern about troubling things that are rarely discussed (especially in 1948), bu linger on the fringe of every day life.
Sample Video From An Act of Murder
Product Information for An Act of Murder
- Director: Michael Gordon
- Country: USA
- Language: English
- Production Co.: UI
- Run time: 91 minutes
- Sound: Mono
- Color: Black and White
USPS shipping is always free!
This movie is reproduced on a professional grade DVD-R disc and comes in a DVD jewel case. Artwork is on the DVD exactly as shown in the image.
Looking for something in particular? I do take requests! If I can find what you’re seeking, I’m happy to make arrangements with you. Just use my contact form to inquire.
Thank you for visiting Mayda Mart.