Whistling in the Dark (1941)

Director
S. Sylvan Simon

Main cast
Red Skelton; Conrad Veidt; Ann Rutherford; Virginia Grey; Rags Ragland

Genres
Comedy, Mystery

Description
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.


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