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The Dark Mirror


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A feature film starring
Olivia de Havilland , Lew Ayres
When a prominent society doctor is found stabbed to death suspicion centres on Ruth Collins , who was known to have had an appointment with the murdered man on the night of the killing. But investigating Detective Stevenson encounters an impasse when he learns that Ruth is one of identical twins.
Written and produced by NUNNALLY Johnson Directed by ROBERT SIODMAK


Unknown: Olivia de Havilland
Unknown: Lew Ayres
Unknown: Ruth Collins
Produced By: Nunnally Johnson
Directed By: Robert Siodmak
Terry Collins/Ruth Collins: Olivia de Havilland
Dr Scott Elliott: Lew Ayres
Detective Stevenson: Thomas Mitchell
Rusty: Richard Long
District Attorney Girard: Charles Evans
Franklin: Gary Owens

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