The Devil on Horseback

The Devil on Horseback is a 1936 American musical comedy film directed by Crane Wilbur and starring Lili Damita, Fred Keating, and Renee Torres. A separate Spanish-language version was also produced.[1] It was based on a play written by Crane Wilber himself about a Latin American freedom fighter.

The Devil on Horseback
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Directed byCrane Wilbur
Written byCrane Wilbur (play)
Produced byGeorge A. Hirliman
Charles J. Hunt
Louis Rantz
StarringLili Damita
Fred Keating
Renee Torres
CinematographyMack Stengler
Edited byRalph Dixon
Music byAbe Meyer
Hugo Riesenfeld
George A. Hirliman Productions
Distributed byGrand National
Release date
  • September 30, 1936 (1936-09-30)
Running time
70 minutes
CountryUnited States

It was shot using the Cinecolor process.




  1. ^ Waldman & Slide p.48


  • Waldman, Harry & Slide, Anthony. Hollywood and the Foreign Touch: A Dictionary of Foreign Filmmakers and Their Films from America, 1910-1995. Scarecrow Press, 1996.

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