Approved | | Crime, Drama
Producer Robert Lord favored Ronald Colman in the title role but was overruled by studio boss Jack L. Warner, who cast studio contractee Edward G. Robinson. After director Anatole Litvak was assigned to the project, Lord's role shifted from producer to associate producer.
Dr. T.S. Clitterhouse:
The greatest crime of all!
'Rocks' Valentine: What's that?
Dr. T.S. Clitterhouse: Why, homicide naturally.
When Clitterhouse is locked in the sub-zero refrigerated vault for the furs, his breath should be visible. It isn't.