Half a Sinner

Categories: Mystery, Adventure, Comedy
Although young and beautiful, schoolteacher Anne Gladden fears a dull future. She finally decides to take a walk on the wild side, splurging on some fashionable new clothes and setting off to find adventure. Her new confidence inspires her to flirt with complete strangers. When a gangster pays unwanted attention to her, she ditches him and flees in his car, unaware that there's a corpse in the trunk. Determined to recover his stolen vehicle and its incriminating cargo the thug begins a desperate search. The oblivious Anne, comes to the aid of a handsome young man stranded alongside the road. Romance blooms, but after the shocking discovery of a body in the trunk, the duo decide they have to return the car. The bickering lovebirds head back to the city, trailed by both the angry gangster and the cops, who suspect the young couple of murder.

Status: Released IMDb
Release date: 1940-04-05
Run time: 59 minute / 0:59
Director: Al Christie
Production Companies : Arcadia Pictures Corp., Universal Pictures
Production Country: United States of America


Heather Angel
as Anne Gladden
John 'Dusty' King
as Larry Cameron
Constance Collier
as Mrs. Jefferson Breckenbridge
Tom Dugan
as Red Egan
Robert Elliott
as Officer Kelly
Clem Bevans
as Snuffy
Henry Brandon
as Handsome - Red's Sidekick
Emma Dunn
as Granny Gladden
Walter Catlett
as Station Attendant
William B. Davidson
as Slick
Fern Emmett
as Margaret Reed
Sonny Bupp
as Willy
Wilbur Mack
as Mason
Joe Devlin
as Steve
Wilson Benge
as Waiter
Sam Bernard
Richard Cramer
as Mugg
Floyd Criswell
Jeanne Criswell
Eddie Hall
as Man in Country Club Dining Room
Fred Kohler Jr.
as Garage Owner
Harry McKee
Antonia Oland
as Sally
Jason Robards Sr.
as Country Club Garage Man
Cy Schindell
Marcelle Smith
Pietro Sosso
Dalton Trumbo Story

Charles Van Enger Director of Photography

Al Christie Director

Ralph Berger Art Direction

Frederick J. Jackson Writer

Barney Rogan Editor

Glenn P. Thompson Set Decoration

Bert Eason Assistant Camera

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