A juror in a murder trial, after voting to convict, has second thoughts and begins to investigate on his own before the execution.
The Skin Game (1931)
Storyline - A rich family, the Hillcrests, is fighting against the speculator, Hornblower, who sends away poor farmers to build factories on their lands. When Mrs. Hillcrest finds out that Chloe Hornblower was a prostitute, she uses this secret to blackmail the speculator and force him to stop his business.
Rich and Strange (East of Shanghai) (1931)
Believing that an unexpected inheritance will bring them happiness, a married couple instead finds their relationship strained to the breaking point.
The Manxman (1929)
A fisherman and a rising young lawyer, who grew up as brothers, fall in love with the same girl.