His Greatest Gamble (1934)

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Title: His Greatest Gamble [IMDb]

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Release date: August 10, 1934
Studio: RKO
Runtime: 71 minutes
IMDB genres: drama, romance

Synopsis [hide]

A man escapes from jail in France to free his daughter from her mother's hold.

Plot keywords (from IMDb): accidental death, arrest, bar, bound and gagged, casino, child custody, detective, dinner party, domineering mother, drunkenness, eiffel tower paris, ex husband ex wife relationship, france, fugitive, gambler, gas, impersonation, italy, jealousy, judge, letter, london england, nanny, new york, paralysis, prison escape, psychosomatic illness, reporter, roulette, self sacrifice, ship, theft, travel, trial, wine, male female relationship

Cast and Crew

Richard DixPhilip Eden
Dorothy WilsonAlice Stebbins
Bruce CabotStephen
Erin O'Brien-MooreFlorence Stebbins
Edith FellowsAlice Stebbins (child)
Shirley GreyBernice Solon
Leonard CareyAlfred
Eily MalyonJenny

John S. Robertson: director

Max Steiner: musical director

Max Steiner: stock music composer

Film Statistics

Film duration: 1:10:37
Music duration: 00:17:02
Pages in score: no score available
Total themes: 11
Themes with variants: 2
Total variants: 4
Total gestures: 0
Total underscoring sections: 0
Total underscoring duration: 00:00:00
Total instances: 15


Name Uses Variants
Morning Glory Waltz 4 3
Morning Glory Fanfare 2 1
Bavardage 1 0
The Chase 1 1 0
The Chase 2 1 0

Source Music

Name Uses
Blue Ridge Moon 1
Home Sweet Home 1
Nocturne in E-flat Major 1
RKO Tower 1
Russian Waltz 1
Waltz in C-sharp Minor 1