The Phantom of Crestwood (1932)

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Title: The Phantom of Crestwood [IMDb]

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Release date: October 14, 1932
Studio: RKO
Runtime: 76 minutes
IMDB genres: crime, mystery

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Jenny Wren coerces banker Priam Andes to have a dinner party at his shorefront estate Crestwood, and instructs him to invite three other men, each of whom she plans to extort money from. Jenny plans to retire to Europe after a life of involvement with wealthy and influential men. Also at the party, among others, are Jenny's sister Esther and her fiance, scion of the Andes' family. But death also attends and Jenny's plans are thwarted.

Plot keywords (from IMDb): adirondack mountains, adultery, aunt, bank president, blackmail, cliff, college student, criminal, dart, death of son, deathmask, detective, engagement, falling from height, family honor, flashback, gold digger, gunfire, gunshot wound, heart attack, infidelity, killer, knife wound, landslide, letter, los angeles california, maid, mansion, mistaken identity, mistress, murder, police, revenge, secret passage, senator, sister, stabbing, storm, suicide, vault, party

Cast and Crew

Ricardo CortezGary Curtis
Karen MorleyJenny Wren

J. Walter Ruben: director

Max Steiner: musical director

Max Steiner: stock music composer

Roy Webb: stock music composer

Film Statistics

Film duration: 1:16:18
Music duration: 00:11:34
Pages in score: no score available
Total themes: 13
Themes with variants: 0
Total variants: 0
Total gestures: 0
Total underscoring sections: 0
Total underscoring duration: 00:00:00
Total instances: 13


Name Uses Variants
Cimarron Theme 1 0
Crestwood A 1 0
Crestwood B 1 0
Crestwood C 1 0
Lady 1 0
Sleeping Rose 1 0
Spy Song 1 0
Transgression 1 0

Other films borrowed from:

Cimarron (1931)

Transgression (1931)

Source Music

Name Uses
Auld Lang Syne 1
Fanfare 1
I'm Wrapped Up in You 1
Misterioso No. 1 1
RKO Tower 1