Not Rated | | Crime, Drama, Mystery
A veteran British barrister must defend his client in a murder trial that has surprise after surprise.
In her autobiography "The Lonely Life," Bette Davis said that Agatha Christie based the character of Sir Wilfred Robarts on the real-life attorney who represented Warner Bros. in her unsuccessful attempt to break her contract with them in England in 1936.
Doctors! They've deprived me of everything: alcohol, tobacco, female companionship!
On the witness stand, Janet McKenzie refers to October 8 as being one week to the day before October 14 (the night of the murder). It's only six days earlier.
As the end credits appear on screen, an announcer's voice is heard: "The management of this theater suggests that for the greater entertainment of your friends who have not yet seen the picture you will not divulge to anyone the secret of the ending of Witness for the Prosecution."
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