The Thirteenth Chair (1929) - Rotten Tomatoes

The Thirteenth Chair (1929)





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In this mystery, the second film version of a popular Broadway play, an amiable but phony medium takes a runaway under her wing. The poor lad is being charged with murder, but he is innocent. To prove it, the psychic stages a seance. She succeeds and happiness ensues.


Conrad Nagel
as Richard Crosby
Leila Hyams
as Helen 'Nellie' O'Neill
Margaret Wycherly
as Madame Rosalie La Grange
Bela Lugosi
as Inspector Delzante
Helene Millard
as Mary Eastwood
Holmes Herbert
as Sir Roscoe Crosby
Mary Forbes
as Lady Crosby
John Davidson
as Edward Wales
Charles Quartermaine
as Dr. Philip Mason
Moon Carroll
as Helen Trent
Cyril Chadwick
as Brandon Trent
Bertram Johns
as Howard Standish
Gretchen Holland
as Grace Standish
Frank Leigh
as Prof. Feringeea
Clarence Geldert
as Commissioner Grimshaw
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A chatty theater piece more than an action movie.

April 28, 2003 | Rating: C | Full Review…

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