Hangman's Noose

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Hangman's Noose (French: Le collier de chanvre) is a 1940 French mystery film directed by Léon Mathot and starring Jacqueline Delubac, André Luguet and Annie Vernay.[1] It is based on the novel Rope to Spare by Philip MacDonald about the detective Anthony Gethryn and is set in England.

Hangman's Noose
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Directed byLéon Mathot
Produced byAntoine de Rouvre
Jacques Schwob-d'Héricourt
Written byAlbert Guyot
Léopold Marchand
Charles Lafaurie (play)
Philip MacDonald (novel Rope to Spare)
StarringJacqueline Delubac
André Luguet
Annie Vernay
Music byJean Lenoir
CinematographyMarcel Lucien
Edited byMarguerite Beaugé
Compagnie Française Cinématographique
Véga Films
Distributed byLa Société des Films Sirius
Release date
23 November 1940
Running time
90 minutes

The film's sets were designed by the art director Émile Duquesne.

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  1. ^ Oscherwitz & Higgins p.279


  • Dayna Oscherwitz & MaryEllen Higgins. The A to Z of French Cinema. Scarecrow Press, 2009.

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