High Stakes (1931 film)

High Stakes
Directed by Lowell Sherman
Produced by RKO Pictures
Written by J. Walter Ruben
Starring Lowell Sherman
Mae Murray
Karen Morley
Edward Martindel
Music by Max Steiner
Cinematography J. Roy Hunt
Distributed by RKO Pictures
Release dates
August 18, 1931
Running time
69 minutes
Country United States
Language English

High Stakes is a 1931 American Pre-Code comedy drama produced and released by RKO Pictures. The picture was directed by Lowell Sherman who also stars and marks the last starring screen appearance of silent screen diva Mae Murray.[1] [2] It is based on a 1924 Broadway play that starred Sherman playing the same role he plays in this film.[3]



  1. The American Film Institute Catalog Feature Films: 1931-40 by The American Film Institute, c.1993
  2. The AFI Catalog of Feature Films:High Stakes
  3. High Stakes produced on Broadway at the Hudson Theatre; Sept. 1924-Dec. 1924, IBDb.com; accessed September 13, 2015.

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