True Confession (Wesley Ruggles, 1937)

Director: Wesley Ruggles
Producer: Paramount Pictures, Albert Lewin
Executive Producer: William LeBaron
Writers: Claude Binyon
Cinematographer: Ted Tetzlaff
Music: Friedrich Hollaender
Costumes: Travis Banton
Art Directors: Hans Dreier, Robert Usher
Editor: Paul Weatherwax

Carole Lombard (Helen Bartlett)
Fred MacMurray (Kenneth Bartlett)
John Barrymore (Charley Jasper)
Una Merkel (Daisy McClure)
Porter Hall (Mr. Hartman)
Edgar Kennedy (Darsey)
Lynne Overman (Bartender)
Irving Bacon (Coroner)
Fritz Feld (Butler)
Richard Carle (Judge)
John T. Murray (Otto Krayler)
Tom Dugan (McDougall)
Gary Owen (Tony Krauch)
Toby Wing (Suzanne Baggart)

Plot Summary
Helen, a compulsive liar, takes a secretarial job against her husband, Kenneth’s wishes. Her lecherous boss, Otto Krayler, tries to make advances towards her, so Helen to run out of his house. A few minutes later, Krayler is found dead and Helen is charged with murder. Kenneth must prove his wife’s innocence, in spite of her history of lies.

Release Date: December 24, 1937 (USA)
Running Time: 85 minutes