The Ware Case (1938)

Genres - Drama  |   Release Date - Dec 2, 1938 (USA - Unknown)  |   Run Time - 72 min.  |   Countries - UK  |  
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In this taut drama, a wealthy financier is tried for the murder of his brother-in-law after the damning corpse is found floating in his garden pond. He is eventually acquitted. Upon his return home, he is angered to find his lawyer has become romantically involved with his wife. An argument ensues, during which the financier confesses his guilt and then makes a fatal leap from a balcony.

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brother, death, false-accusation, financier, gardener, home, lawyer, love-triangle, murder, romance, trial [courtroom], truth, wife