Ton Ten Contributors - Jigsaw (1949)

by milam_ogden | created - 15 Apr 2015 | updated - 15 Apr 2015 | Public

I recently purchased this film noir movie via a collection of 100 mysteries. I have never seen this movie before today. It is an average film noir movie with a good cast. Here are the top 10 contributors that brought this story to the screen.

1. John Roeburt

Writer | Jigsaw

John Roeburt was born on March 15, 1909. He was a writer and actor, known for Jigsaw (1949), Babes in Bagdad (1952) and The Vise (1954). He died on May 22, 1972.

2. Fletcher Markle

Producer | Thriller

Fletcher Markle was born on March 27, 1921 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. He was a producer and director, known for Thriller (1960), Jigsaw (1949) and The George Sanders Mystery Theater (1957). He was married to Dorothy Conradt, Mercedes McCambridge and Helen Blanche Willis. He died on May 23, 1991.

asked by Tower Pictures to direct

wrote screenplay along with Fletcher Markle

4. Robert W. Stringer

Music_department | The Daredevil

Composer, author and conductor Robert Wilson Stringer, a high-school graduate, took his music education in private study. A protégé of Herbert Stothart, he was a devotee of the music of Igor Stravinsky. While he was composing music for the concert hall, he was named chief of the music-editing ...

in charge of the music department

5. Don Malkames

Cinematographer | Project X

Grandfather of Rick Malkames.

director of photography

6. Franchot Tone

Actor | Mutiny on the Bounty

President of the Dramatic Club at Cornell University, Franchot Tone gave up the family business for acting, making his Broadway debut in "The Age of Innocence".

Tone then went into movies for MGM, making his film debut in The Wiser Sex (1932). With his theatrical background, Tone became one of the ...

plays lead role of Howard Malloy

7. Jean Wallace

Actress | Lancelot and Guinevere

Teenage fashion model and Earl Carroll showgirl Jean Wallace failed in her first bid to break into movies, after MGM discovered that she was only 17, not 19 years old - as she had claimed. Being underage meant that she could only work four hours a day (and with an official tutor) and so her bit in ...

plays female lead - Barbara Whitfield

8. Myron McCormick

Actor | The Hustler

American character actor of vast stage experience who appeared infrequently but memorably in films. A native of Albany, Indiana, he attended Princeton University, where he was an honors student and Phi Beta Kappa. In 1929, he joined the University Players in Massachusetts, joining and eventually ...

plays character of Charles Riggs

9. Marc Lawrence

Actor | The Man with the Golden Gun

American character actor who specialized in underworld types, despite a far greater range. A native of the Bronx, Lawrence participated in plays in school, then attended the City College of New York. In 1930, he was accepted into Eva Le Gallienne's company, where he became friendly with another ...

excellent character actor playing Angelo Agostini

10. Winifred Lenihan

Writer | Working Girls

Winifred Lenihan was born on December 6, 1898 in Brooklyn, New York, USA. She was an actress and writer, known for Working Girls (1931) and Jigsaw (1949). She was married to Frank W. Wheeler (VP of A&P). She died on July 27, 1964 in Sea Cliff, New York.

plays role of Mrs. Hartley



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