Specter of the Rose

Specter of the Rose

Specter of the Rose is a 1946 film noir thriller film written and directed by Ben Hecht and starring Judith Anderson, Ivan Kirov, Viola Essen, Michael Chekhov, and Lionel Stander, with choreography by Tamara Geva, and music by George Antheil.


A male ballet superstar is suspected of murdering his first wife (his former ballet partner) and now possibly threatening his new wife and ballet partner.

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    director Ben Hecht
    editor Harry Keller
    genre drama thriller
    keywords first wife haunt sleep suspect
    musicBy George Antheil
    producer Ben Hecht
    productionCompany Republic Pictures
    publisher Republic Pictures
    theme film noir