The Lone Wolf Strikes

The Lone Wolf Strikes is a 1940 crime drama film directed by Sidney Salkow, which stars Warren William, Joan Perry, and Eric Blore.

The Lone Wolf Strikes
Theatrical poster for the film
Directed bySidney Salkow
Produced byFred Kohlmar
Screenplay byHarry Segall
Albert Duffy
Story byDalton Trumbo
Based oncharacters created
by Louis Joseph Vance
StarringWarren William
Joan Perry
Eric Blore
Music byM. W. Stoloff
CinematographyHenry Freulich
Edited byAl Clark
Release date
  • January 26, 1940 (1940-01-26) (US)[1]
Running time
66 minutes
CountryUnited States

The Lone Wolf character dates back to 1914, when author Louis Joseph Vance invented him for a series of books, later adapted to twenty-four Lone Wolf films (1917–1949).[2] Warren Williams starred in nine of these films (1939–1943).

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  1. ^ "The Lone Wolf Strikes: Detail View". American Film Institute. Archived from the original on August 27, 2017. Retrieved August 27, 2017.
  2. ^ Arnold, Jeremy. "Articles: The Lone Wolf Spy Hunt (1939)". Turner Classic Movies. Retrieved 2020-03-08.

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