The Deceiver (1931)
Most of The Deceiver takes place in the Broadway theater where matinee idol Thorpe (Ian Keith) is starring in a production of Othello. A rat with women, Thorpe has scattered broken female hearts all along the Great White Way, giving lots of people plenty of incentive to murder him. Sure enough, he is murdered, as is another fellow who holds a vital clue as to the identity of the killer. Second-guessing the detectives, hero Tony (Lloyd Hughes) tries to solve the mystery himself, if only to clear heroine Ina (Dorothy Sebastian) of suspicion. The guilty party is tricked into confessing by the cagey Tony. … More
as Tony Hill
as Ina Fontanne
as Reginald Thorpe
as Mrs. Lawton
as Mr. Lawton
as Celia Adams
as Insp. Dunn
as Nat Phillips
as Stage manager
as Richard Thorpe as a ...
as Dr. Schulz
No Friends? Inconceivable! Log in to see what your friends have to say.Login
Critic Reviews for The Deceiver
There are no critic reviews yet for The Deceiver. Keep checking Rotten Tomatoes for updates!
Audience Reviews for The Deceiver
There are no audience reviews yet. Hurry, submit your review so you can be first!
Discuss The Deceiver on our Movie forum!