Street of Chance (1942)

Street of Chance





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Based on Cornell Woolrich's novel The Black Curtain (later dramatized several times on the radio series Suspense), Street of Chance top-bills Burgess Meredith as an amnesia victim. He awakens in the middle of the street, with nary a clue of who he is or what he's done. Meredith comes to learn that his past year of darkness has been a crowded one--and that he might be a murderer! Louise Platt plays Meredith's wife, but it's total stranger Claire Trevor who seems most interested in probing … More

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Drama, Mystery & Suspense, Classics
Directed By:
Written By: Garrett Elsden Fort
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as Grandma Diedrich

as Sheriff Lew Stebbins

as Schoeder

as Miss Peabody

as Policeman Ryan

as Stillwell

as Mr. Clark

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as Mrs. Webb

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All Critics (2) | Top Critics (1)

Full Review… | March 25, 2006
New York Times
Top Critic

Most of the film left me in the dark.

Full Review… | January 21, 2011
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