Scarface (1932 movie)

1932 American gangster film

Scarface (also known as Scarface: The Shame of the Nation and The Shame of a Nation) is a 1932 American crime drama movie directed by Howard Hawks and was based on the 1929 novel of the same name by Armitage Trail. It stars Paul Muni, Ann Dvorak, Karen Morley, Osgood Perkins, George Raft, Boris Karloff, Tully Marshall and was distributed by United Artists. It was remade in 1983.

Scarface
Directed by
Produced by
Screenplay by
Based on
Starring
Music by
Cinematography
Edited byEdward Curtiss
Production
company
The Caddo Company
Distributed byUnited Artists
Release date
  • April 9, 1932 (1932-04-09)
Running time
95 minutes[1]
CountryUnited States
Languages
  • English
  • Italian
Box office$600,000[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. "SCARFACE (A)". British Board of Film Classification. May 7, 1932. Archived from the original on May 14, 2015. Retrieved May 13, 2015.
  2. Balio, Tino (2009). United Artists: The Company Built by the Stars. 1. Madison, Wis.: University of Wisconsin Press. p. 111. ISBN 978-0-299-23004-3. OCLC 262883574.

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