The Gracie Allen Murder Case (1939)





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In this comedy mystery, supersleuth Philo Vance is hindered in his investigation of a murder by the scatterbrained chatter of Gracie Allen who with her friend witnessed the crime. Because they were so near the scene of the crime, Allen's friend is the prime suspect. Fortunately, Philo finds him innocent.
Classics , Comedy , Mystery & Suspense
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Paramount Pictures


Gracie Allen
as Gracie Allen
Warren William
as Philo Vance
Ellen Drew
as Ann Wilson
Kent Taylor
as Bill Brown
Jed Prouty
as Uncle Ambrose
Jerome Cowan
as Daniel Mirche
Donald MacBride
as District Attorney Markham
H.B. Warner
as Richard Lawrence
William Demarest
as Sgt. Heath
Judith Barrett
as Dixie Del Marr
Horace MacMahon
as Gus, the Waiter
Al Shaw
as Thug
Horace McMahon
as Gus, the Waiter
Sam Lee
as Thug
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A fun picture with the brilliant comedienne Gracie Allen playing her standard character. Not a great mystery -- most of Van Dine's stories were weak -- but a lot of fun to watch, just as the novel of the same title is to read.

David Duncan
David Duncan

another entry in the many many philo vance movies so B but A directed by thin man maestro ws van dyke.

Greg Wood
Greg Wood

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