The Locked Door (1929)

The Locked Door (1929)





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In this drama, a woman is taken to an illegal cabaret set aboard a wealthy man's yacht. Her captor, the owner, then locks her in a stateroom. When the cops raid the joint, she is photographed with the wealthy cad.
Drama , Mystery & Suspense
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United Artists


Barbara Stanwyck
as Ann Carter
Rod La Rocque
as Frank Devereaux
William 'Stage' Boyd
as Lawrence Reagan
Zasu Pitts
as Telephone Girl
Betty Bronson
as Helen Reagan
Harry Stubbs
as Waiter
Harry Mestayer
as District Attorney
Mack Swain
as Hotel Proprietor
Purnell Pratt
as Police Officer
Fred Warren
as Photographer
Lita Chevret
as Girl on Rum Boat
Kay English
as Girl on Rum Boat
Martha Stewart
as Girl on Rum Boat
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Critic Reviews for The Locked Door

All Critics (2)

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Full Review… | October 17, 2008
New York Times
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March 2, 2013

It marks the 21-year-old Barbara Stanwyck's Hollywood film debut, at least in a talkie.

Full Review… | August 25, 2008
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Audience Reviews for The Locked Door


Creaky antique would be completely forgotten if it had not served as Barbara Stanwyck's leading lady screen debut. She is hypnotic, beautiful and intense but everybody else is absolutely awful.

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