The Flame

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Avaricious George MacAllister (John Carroll) convinces his girlfriend, Carlotta Novak (Vera Ralston), to marry his wealthy brother, Barry (Robert Paige), because he has been diagnosed with a terminal illness and hasn't long to live. read more
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Avaricious George MacAllister (John Carroll) convinces his girlfriend, Carlotta Novak (Vera Ralston), to marry his wealthy brother, Barry (Robert Paige), because he has been diagnosed with a terminal illness and hasn't long to live. Barry, who has long admired Carlotta, defies family advisers and, on his own, proposes to Carlotta. Delighted that his plan is in motion, George gets involved with a gangster's girlfriend, which throws a wrench into his plans to get the family fortune.

Original Release

11/24/1947

Cast

John Carroll George MacAllister
Vera Ralston Carlotta Duval
Robert Paige Barry MacAllister
Broderick Crawford Ernie Hicks
Henry Travers Dr. Mitchell
Blanche Yurka Aunt Margaret
Constance Dowling Helen Anderson
Hattie McDaniel Celia
Victor Sen Yung Chang
Harry Cheshire The Minister (as Harry V. Cheshire)
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

John H. Auer

Writers

Lawrence Kimble, Robert T. Shannon

Cast

John Carroll George MacAllister
Vera Ralston Carlotta Duval
Robert Paige Barry MacAllister
Broderick Crawford Ernie Hicks
Henry Travers Dr. Mitchell
Blanche Yurka Aunt Margaret
Constance Dowling Helen Anderson
Hattie McDaniel Celia
Victor Sen Yung Chang
Harry Cheshire The Minister (as Harry V. Cheshire)
John Miljan Detective
Garry Owen Detective
Eddie Dunn Police Officer
Jeff Corey
Chuck Roberson
Roland Dupree
Vince Barnett

Producers

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