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Murder at the Vanities

Murder at the Vanities(1934)

Also Known As: Earl Carroll's Murder at the Vanities |

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Brief Synopsis

Shortly before the curtain goes up the first time at the latest performance of Earl Carroll's Vanities, someone is attempting to injure the leading lady Ann Ware, who wants to marry leading man Eric Lander. Stage manager in charge Jack Ellery calls in his friend, policeman Bill Murdock, to help him investigate. Bill thinks Jack if offering to let him see the show from an unusual view point, after he forgot to get him tickets for the performance, but then they find the corpse of a murdered women. Bill suspects Eric of the crime, especially, after the second female lead Rita Ross told him she saw the women leaving from Eric's room. Then Rita is shot onstage with Eric's gun. Jack and Bill decide not to stop the show, but Bill preparing to arrest Eric. Is he on the right track ?

Cast & Crew

Carl Brisson Eric Lander
Victor McLaglen Bill Murdock
Jack Oakie Jack Ellery
Kitty Carlisle Ann Ware
Dorothy Stickney Norma Watson
Jessie Ralph Mrs. Helene Smith, [also known as Elsie Singer]
Chas. B. Middleton Homer Boothby
Gail Patrick Sadie Evans
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  not available
Release Date:  1934 Production Date:  none available
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Paramount Productions, Inc.
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Paramount Productions, Inc.
Duration(mins):  89 or 95 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  10    

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