Death Croons the Blues - Wikiwand
For faster navigation, this Iframe is preloading the Wikiwand page for Death Croons the Blues.

Death Croons the Blues

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Death Croons the Blues
Directed byDavid MacDonald
Written byJames Ronald (novel)
H. Fowler Mear
Produced byJulius Hagen
CinematographySydney Blythe
Music byW.L. Trytel
Distributed byMetro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Release date
October 1937
Running time
74 minutes
CountryUnited Kingdom

Death Croons the Blues is a 1937 British crime film directed by David MacDonald and starring Hugh Wakefield, Antoinette Cellier and George Hayes.[1] The film was made at Twickenham Studios by the producer Julius Hagen whose ownership of the company was about to be ended due to financial problems.


A reporter manages to prove a man innocent of murdering a singer.



  1. ^ Wood p.94


  • Chibnall, Steve. Quota Quickies: The Birth of the British 'B' Film. British Film Institute, 2007.
  • Low, Rachael. Filmmaking in 1930s Britain. George Allen & Unwin, 1985.
  • Wood, Linda. British Films, 1927–1939. British Film Institute, 1986.
{{bottomLinkPreText}} {{bottomLinkText}}
Death Croons the Blues
Listen to this article