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Scream in the Night

1935 Astor Pictures Corp. directed by Fred Newmeyer starring Lon Chaney Jr., Philip Ahn, Manuel Lopez and Sheila Terry. Chaney plays dual roles as detective Jack Wilson and low-life Butch Curtain. He's looking for infamous jewel thief Johnny Fly (Lopez).

A Scream in the Night is a 1934 American film directed by Fred C. Newmeyer.

Plot summary

A colonial police detective in an Eastern seaport seeks a stolen gem, and infiltrates the underworld by posing as a look-alike wharfside bar owner.


  • Lon Chaney Jr. as Detective Jack Wilson / Butch Curtain
  • Sheila Terry (actor) as Edith Bentley
  • Zarah Tazil as Mora
  • Philip Ahn as Wu Ting
  • John Ince (actor) as Joe Bentley
  • Manuel L√≥pez as Johnny Fly
  • Richard Cramer as Inspector Green
  • Merrill McCormick as Jalla, the Money-Lender
  • John Lester Johnson as John, the Bartender


Category:1935 films
Category:American films
Category:American crime thriller films
Category:English-language films
Category:Black-and-white films
Category:Films directed by Fred C. Newmeyer


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