Plot & Details
A contemptuous and self-serving immigrant, Clementi Sabourin (George Sanders) pulls himself up by his bootstraps by instrumenting a series of cons and seductions which bilk several very wealthy persons out of most of their money. Most of the action is related in a series of flashbacks after Sabourin's body is found dead in a Park Avenue apartment. Death of a Scoundrel is a fictionalized adaptation of the life and mysterious death of Serge Rubenstein.
- MPAA Rating: Not Yet Rated
- Genre(s): Crime and Mystery,Drama,Thriller
- Run Time: 119min.
- DVD Release Date: 11/01/2011
- Director(s): Charles Martin
- Starring: Laura La Plante , George Sanders , Pat O'Malley , Yvonne De Carlo , Hedda Hopper
- Themes: Cons and Scams
- Keywords: corruption, extramarital-affair, jealousy, killing, manipulation, scoundrel, murder