Whistling in the Dark

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Whistling in the Dark (1941)

ComedyMystery

The operators of 'Silver Haven', a cultish group bilking gullible rich people out of money, is set to inherit a large sum after the deceased woman's heir also dies. Leader Joesph Jones decides to hurry the process along and kidnaps Wally Benton, his fiancé, and a friend, to further this goal. Wally, 'The Fox', is a radio sleuth who solves murders on the air. Jones wants him to devise a perfect murder, and isn't above killing others sloppily along the way to get his foolproof murder plot.

Director: S. Sylvan Simon
Writers: Robert MacGunigle, Harry Clork, Albert Mannheimer.

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Release Date: 1941-08-08
Status: Released
Run time: 78 min / 1:18
Production Country: United States of America

Casts

Red Skelton
as Wally Benton
Conrad Veidt
as Joseph Jones
Ann Rutherford
as Carol Lambert
Virginia Grey
as 'Fran' Post
Rags Ragland
as Sylvester
Henry O'Neill
as Philip Post
Eve Arden
as 'Buzz' Baker
Paul Stanton
as Jennings
Donald Douglas
as Deputy Commissioner O'Neill
Don Costello
as 'Noose' Green
William Tannen
as Robert Graves
Reed Hadley
as Beau Smith
Mariska Aldrich
as Hilda
Lloyd Corrigan
as Harvey Upshaw
George M. Carleton
as Deputy Commissioner O'Neill
Dorothy Adams
as Mrs. Farrell (uncredited)
Billy Bletcher
as Radio Effects Man (uncredited)
Al Hill
as Flintwood Policeman (uncredited)
Robert Homans
as Flintwood Policeman (uncredited)
Dorothy Morris
as Telephone Operator (uncredited)
Ronald R. Rondell
as Waiter (uncredited)
Brick Sullivan
as Flintwood Policeman (uncredited)
Leon Tyler
as Gerald
Joe Devlin
as Taxi Driver

Crew

Directing S. Sylvan Simon Director
Writing Robert MacGunigle Screenplay
Writing Harry Clork Screenplay
Writing Albert Mannheimer Screenplay
Writing Laurence Gross Theatre Play
Writing Edward Childs Carpenter Theatre Play

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