The Story of Temple Drake
The Story of Temple Drake (1933)

William Faulkner's bestseller Sanctuary was so taboo in some circles that Hollywood couldn't even use the title when making the first film version. Thus, Paramount's adaptation of Sanctuary went out as The Story of Temple Drake,… More

Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: January 1, 1933
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Dennis Schwartz
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Dated melodrama.

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Michael W. Phillips, Jr.
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What makes it worth watching, even compelling, is Miriam Hopkins's performance.

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jay nixon
Provocative and racy this hard to find film is loaded with infamy. If you started watching not knowing it was a pre-code it would only take a few minutes to… More