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They Drive by Night
Directed by:
Raoul Walsh

"They Drive by Night" (also known as "Strada maestra", "Nachts unterwegs", "Sie fuhren bei Nacht") is a Drama/Film-noir/Thriller film directed by Raoul Walsh, and written by Jerry Wald (screenplay), released in the USA on July 27 of 1940 . George Raft is starring, alongside Ann Sheridan, Ida Lupino, Humphrey Bogart, Gale Page and Alan Hale.

NO PICTURE IN 1940 WILL HAVE BIGGER THRILLS (original one-sheet poster)

Who is the director of "They Drive by Night":

They Drive by Night was directed by Raoul Walsh, an American director, writer, producer, actor, and cinematographer.

Before directing They Drive by Night, Raoul Walsh had directed Dark Command, released in 1940, The Roaring Twenties (1939), St. Louis Blues (1939), College Swing (1938), Big Brown Eyes (1936), and Klondike Annie (1936). Since, he directed High Sierra, released in 1941, The Strawberry Blonde (1941), Manpower (1941), They Died with Their Boots On (1941), Desperate Journey (1942), and Gentleman Jim (1942).

What was the release date of "They Drive by Night":

They Drive by Night was initially released on Saturday, July 27, 1940, in the United States.. This was seventy-nine (79) years ago.

It has been released on Wednesday, July 02, 1947 in France and on Saturday, July 22, 1967 in Germany.

Who is at the casting of "They Drive by Night":

At the casting of They Drive by Night we find George Raft, previously seen in The House Across the Bay (1940) and Invisible Stripes (1939); Ann Sheridan (Torrid Zone (1940), It All Came True (1940)); Ida Lupino (The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (1939), The Gay Desperado (1936)) [ more... ]

  • Roscoe Karns and Ann Sheridan, Ida Lupino also appeared together in Come on Marines, released in 1934.
  • Humphrey Bogart, Gale Page and John Litel have all also be seen in The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse, released in 1938.
  • John Litel and Ann Sheridan, Humphrey Bogart can be seen in It All Came True, released in 1940.
  • Ann Sheridan, Humphrey Bogart and John Litel also worked together in Black Legion, released in 1937.
  • Humphrey Bogart, Alan Hale and John Litel also appeared in Virginia City, released in 1940.

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