Movies Like DAYBREAK

Daybreak (1948)

A hangman conceals his true identity when he falls in love, and sets up home with his girl on a barge in the river Thames. Tragedy strikes when the hangman's assistant tries to seduce his boss's wife - after a fight, the hangman is presumed drowned. The woman commits suicide, but the hangman has in fact survived, and manages to save his assistant from the gallows.This film was shelved for 2 years after completion due to censorship issues.

Original Title: Daybreak
Release Date: 5/18/1948
Runtime: 75 mins
Status: Released
Links: IMDB
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