Blackwell's Island (film)

Blackwell's Island is a 1939 American crime drama film directed by William C. McGann and written by Crane Wilbur. The film stars John Garfield, Rosemary Lane, Dick Purcell, Victor Jory, Stanley Fields and Morgan Conway. The film was released by Warner Bros. on March 25, 1939.[1][2]

Blackwell's Island
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Theatrical release poster
Directed byWilliam C. McGann
Produced byBryan Foy
Screenplay byCrane Wilbur
Story byCrane Wilbur
Lee Katz
StarringJohn Garfield
Rosemary Lane
Dick Purcell
Victor Jory
Stanley Fields
Morgan Conway
Music byBernhard Kaun
CinematographySidney Hickox
Edited byDoug Gould
Distributed byWarner Bros.
Release date
  • March 25, 1939 (1939-03-25)
Running time
71 minutes
CountryUnited States




  1. ^ "Blackwell's Island (1939) - Overview". Retrieved 2015-09-01.
  2. ^ Nugent, Frank S. (1939-03-02). "Movie Review - Blackwell s Island - THE SCREEN; Passing Comments on 'Blackwell's Island,' at the Globe, and Three of the Other New Pictures At the Rialto At Cinema 49 At Loew's Criterion". Retrieved 2015-09-01.

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