The Roadhouse Murder

1932 film / From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

The Roadhouse Murder is a 1932 American pre-Code thriller film directed by J. Walter Ruben and written by J. Walter Ruben and Gene Fowler. The film stars Dorothy Jordan, Eric Linden, Purnell Pratt, Roscoe Ates and David Landau. The film was released on April 28, 1932, by RKO Pictures.[1][2][3]

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The Roadhouse Murder
Theatrical release poster
Directed byJ. Walter Ruben
James Anderson (assistant)
Screenplay byJ. Walter Ruben
Gene Fowler
Based onL'Épouvante (novel)
by Maurice Level
play by Leslie Bush-Fekete (uncredited)
Produced byWillis Goldbeck
StarringDorothy Jordan
Eric Linden
Purnell Pratt
Roscoe Ates
David Landau
CinematographyJ. Roy Hunt
Edited byJack Kitchin
Music byMax Steiner
Distributed byRKO Pictures
Release date
  • April 28, 1932 (1932-04-28)
Running time
73 minutes
CountryUnited States