The Narrow Corner (film)

The Narrow Corner is a 1933 American drama film directed by Alfred E. Green and starring Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Patricia Ellis and Ralph Bellamy. It is an adaptation of Somerset Maugham's 1932 novel The Narrow Corner.[1] It was remade in 1936 as Isle of Fury.

The Narrow Corner
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Directed byAlfred E. Green
Produced byHal B. Wallis
Written byW. Somerset Maugham (novel)
Robert Presnell
StarringDouglas Fairbanks Jr.
Patricia Ellis
Ralph Bellamy
Music byBernhard Kaun
CinematographyTony Gaudio
Edited byHerbert I. Leeds
Distributed byWarner Brothers
Release date
July 8, 1933
Running time
69 minutes
CountryUnited States

The film's sets were designed by the art director Robert M. Haas.


A fugitive Englishman, wanted for murder, ends up in the South Seas.



  1. ^ Rogal p.190


  • Samuel J. Rogal. A William Somerset Maugham Encyclopedia. Greenwood Publishing, 1997.

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