The House on 56th Street

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The House on 56th Street
movie poster
Directed by Robert Florey
Written by Joseph Santley (story)
Austin Parker
Sheridan Gibney
Starring Kay Francis
Ricardo Cortez
Gene Raymond
John Halliday
Margaret Lindsay
Cinematography Ernest Haller
Edited by Howard Bretherton
Distributed by Warner Bros.
The Vitaphone Corp.
Release date
December 23, 1933
Running time
68-69 minutes
Country United States
Language English
Budget $211,000[1]
Box office $694,000[1]

The House on 56th Street is a 1933 American pre-Code drama film, starring Kay Francis as a woman sent to prison for twenty years for a murder she did not commit. When she is released, her husband is dead and her daughter (played by Margaret Lindsay) has been told Peggy is also dead.



According to Warner Bros records the film earned $410,000 in the US and Canada and $284,000 elsewhere.[1]


  1. ^ a b c The House on 56th Street at Kay Francis Films; accessed March 16, 2014. Archived April 5, 2014, at the Wayback Machine.

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