A Shot in the Dark (1935)

A Shot in the Dark


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In this thriller, the trouble begins when a series of murders occurs on a quiet New England college campus. A young man loses his dorm mate and this inspires his father, an amateur detective, to begin looking into the puzzling case. It takes a while but he finally discovers that the killings were part of a conspiracy. The killers, who used an air gun to commit their crimes, murdered their victims so they could gain free access to their inheritances.

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Drama, Mystery & Suspense, Classics
Directed By: ,
Written By: M. Coates Webster, Charles S. Belden
On DVD: Oct 24, 2006



as Ken Harris

as Joseph Harris

as Byron Coates/John Me...

as Jean Coates

as Prof. Bostwick

as Mrs. Coates

as Miss Case

as Charlie Penlon

as Sam Anderson

as Bill Smart

as Sheriff

as College President

as Prof. Brand

as Housekeeper
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