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The Letter, 1940

The Letter
Directed by: William Wyler
Written by: W. Somerset Maugham
Language:  English
Country:  USA
Runtime:  95 min
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The Letter can be described as captivating, tense, and stylized. The plot revolves around courtroom drama, legal issues, and murder. The main genres are drama, thriller, and crime. In approach, The Letter is serious and realistic. The storytelling is slow paced. It is located in Singapore. The Letter is adapted from a play and based on a book. The movie has received attention for being critically acclaimed.

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The Letter (1940)
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It's nighttime in Malaysia. A full moon is shining. The camera glides along, from left to right, along... more

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Language: English
Country: USA
Release date: 22 November 1940
Runtime: 95 min

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James Stephenson James Stephenson As Howard Joyce
Bette Davis Bette Davis As Leslie Crosbie
Herbert Marshall Herbert Marshall As Robert Crosbie
Gale Sondergaard Gale Sondergaard As Mrs. Hammond
Bruce Lester Bruce Lester As John Withers
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