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Whistling in the Dark (1941)

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Release Date: Aug 8, 1941 Wide

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Though based on a stage play by Laurence Gross and Edward Childs Carpenter (previously filmed as an Ernest Truex vehicle in 1933), MGM's Whistling in the Dark was clearly inspired by the success of Paramount's Bob Hope comedy-mystery The Ghost Breakers. In his first film starring role, Red Skelton plays radio actor Wally Benton, better known to his fans as that intrepid crime-solver "The Fox". On the eve of his wedding to perennial fiancee Carol Lambert (Ann Rutherford), Wally is summoned to the

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Mystery & Suspense, Classics, Comedy

Robert MacGunigle

Apr 28, 1993

Warner Home Video

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Snappy comic thriller with Skelton funny as radio performer The Fox ably assisted by Ann Rutherford and Virginia Grey both full of sass.
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