GenreAction, Crime, Drama Story byCornell Woolrich CountryUSA
Release date1938 WriterCornell Woolrich (original story "Face Work"), Edgar Edwards (screenplay) CastCharles Quigley (Burns, Police Detective), Rita Hayworth (Jerry Wheeler), Marc Lawrence (Milton Militis), George McKay (Kane), Doreen MacGregor (Mary Allen), William Irving ('Cobble-Puss' Coley (as Bill Irving)) Similar moviesLooper, Carlito's Way, Fright Night, Oscar, Key Largo, Be Cool
TaglineTerror Stalks to Sizzling Swing!
Convicted is a 1938 American/Canadian action film, directed by Leon Barsha. It stars Charles Quigley, Rita Hayworth, and Marc Lawrence. Rita Hayworth was only 19 and on the verge of Hollywood stardom when she made this routine crime drama about tracking down the killer who framed her brother (Edgar Edwards). This is the last of the Quota Quickies made for the British market by producer Kenneth J. Bishop in Victoria, B.C. from 1933–37.