The Trial of Vivienne Ware
Directed byWilliam K. Howard
Screenplay byBarry Conners
Philip Klein
StarringJoan Bennett
Donald Cook
Richard "Skeets" Gallagher
ZaSu Pitts
Lilian Bond
Alan Dinehart
CinematographyErnest Palmer
Edited byRalph Dietrich
Distributed byFox Film Corporation
Release date
  • May 1, 1932 (1932-05-01)
Running time
58 minutes
CountryUnited States

The Trial of Vivienne Ware is a 1932 American pre-Code drama film directed by William K. Howard, written by Barry Conners and Philip Klein, and starring Joan Bennett, Donald Cook, Richard "Skeets" Gallagher, ZaSu Pitts, Lilian Bond and Alan Dinehart. It was released on May 1, 1932, by Fox Film Corporation.[1][2][3]


A wealthy socialite on trial for the murder of her unfaithful fiancee is defended by her ex-boyfriend.



  1. ^ "The Trial of Vivienne Ware (1932) - Overview". April 29, 1932. Retrieved October 12, 2015.
  2. ^ M.H. (April 30, 1932). "Movie Review - The Trial of Vivienne Ware - Murder Will Out". Retrieved October 12, 2015.
  3. ^ "The Trial of Vivienne Ware". Retrieved October 12, 2015.