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Whistling in the Dark(1933)

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Brief Synopsis

A mystery writer's plan for the perfect murder greatly interests a mobster.

Cast & Crew

Elliott Nugent Director
Ernest Truex Wallace Porter
Una Merkel Toby Van Buren
Edward Arnold [Jake] Dillon
John Miljan Charlie [Shaw]
C. Henry Gordon [Ricco] Lombardo
Johnny Hines Slim [Scanlon]
Joseph Cawthorn [Otto] Barfuss
Nat Pendleton Joe [Salvatore]
Tenen Holtz Herman [Lefkowitz]
Norbert Brodine Photography
Elliott Nugent Screenwriter
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  not available
Release Date:  1933 Production Date:  none available
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Distributing Corp.
Sound:  Mono (Western Electric Sound System) Production Co:  Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Corp.
Duration(mins):  76 or 78 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  8    

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  • Whistling in the dark (1933)

    Tom 2012-12-11

    I love this one,usually TCM puts the other version with Red Skeleton on. The cast is great . Ernest Truex and Una Merkle stars and makes a great team.... MORE>

  • Wonderful movie!!

    Jenna W. 2008-01-21

    This is such a wonderful movie!! I dont see why its not on DVD. It is soooo funny, I couldnt stop laughing half the time!! This should so totally be on... MORE>

  • Great 1933 Comedy Unscreened Since 1976

    Joseph Bonfanti 2006-08-20

    Title SuggestedWhistling in the DarkThis rare 1933 film was the original version which starred Ernest Truex (this is not the frequently played version with... MORE>