For a better experience on MUBI, update your browser.
7 Ratings

The Match King

United States, 1932


Unscrupulous Paul Kroll, starting as a Chicago janitor, uses graft to finance a trip to Sweden where by trickery he gains control of his uncle’s small match factory. By expert manipulation of everyone and employment of femmes-fatale, he parlays this into a match monopoly…

This film is not currently playing on MUBI but 30 other great films are. See what’s now showing
The Match King Directed by Howard Bretherton, William Keighley

Related films