Wanted by Scotland Yard (1939)

Genres - Crime, Drama  |   Run Time - 60 min.  |   Countries - UK, USA  |  
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In this crime drama, a sophisticated thief is working on a caper involving precious rubies when he sees that the owner of the stones is the man who caused his ex-girl friend to kill herself. Thoughts of thieving are replaced by plans for revenge. The thief becomes obsessed and is not paying careful attention. His intended victim catches him and threatens his life. Fortunately, another thief rescues him and kills the jewel owner. Later, the protagonist's rescuer is killed by the police while the protagonist and his new lover take off and head for South America.

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family-member, jewel-robbery, obsession, opal, rescue, revenge, robbery, suicide