A list of films with Case in the title.
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Sunset Murder Case
Small-time showgirl, loved by two decent men, poses as a stripper to infiltrate a nightclub whose owner is believed responsible for her father's murder. (59 mins.)
“ Banned by some (but not all) local censor Boards around the country, including New York City and state)and the Catholic Church ,when first released as "The Sunset Strip Case", as being a bit on the racy side with some slang dialogue that got by the MPPDA,including some stripping going on on Sunset Strip. ” - horn-5
The Sign of Four: Sherlock Holmes' Greatest Case
A young woman turns to Sherlock Holmes for protection when she's menaced by an escaped killer seeking missing treasure. However, when the woman is kidnapped, Holmes and Watson must penetrate the city's criminal underworld to find her. (75 mins.)
“ Sherlock Holmes: You'd hardly thank me for theorizing over it.
Det. Insp. Atherly Jones: What I always say, Dear Mister Holmes, An ounce of practice is worth a ton of theory
Sherlock Holmes: Yes, Yes I've heard you say it. ” - horn-5
A Slight Case of Murder
Former bootlegger Remy Marco has a slight problem with forclosing bankers, a prospective son-in-law, and four hard-to-explain corpses. (85 mins.)
“ Nora Marco: Why isn't he in B-E-D?
Douglas Fairbanks Rosenbloom: Because I want more to E-A-T, you old C-O-W. ” - horn-5
“ Benjamin Button: You can be as mad as a mad dog at the way things went. You could swear, curse the fates, but when it comes to the end, you have to let go. ” - horn-5
The Kennel Murder Case
Philo Vance, accompanied by his prize-losing Scottish terrier, investigates the locked-room murder of a prominent and much-hated collector whose broken Chinese vase provides an important clue. (73 mins.)
“ Philo Vance: Well, if you knew Archer Coe, you would know that suicide would be almost a psychological impossibility for him.
Dist. Atty. Markham: Psychological, bosh! Now two and two make four, don't they?
Philo Vance: How do you know you have two and two? ” - horn-5
Dr. Kildare's Strange Case
Young Dr. Kildare tries to help an unlucky brain surgeon and his seemingly insane patient. (77 mins.)
“ Dr. Leonard Gillespie: The operation was a success but the patient died. ” - horn-5
A young man carrying a big basket that contains his extremely deformed Siamese-twin brother seeks vengeance on the doctors who separated them against their will. (91 mins.)
“ Josephine: What's in the basket?
Duane Bradley: [laughs] My brother! ” - horn-5
A social worker fights to save a girl from her abusive parents, only to discover that the situation is more dangerous than she ever expected. (109 mins.)
“ Emily Jenkins: What does she want?
Edward Sullivan: To know what your idea of hell is... and make you live there. ” - horn-5
The Paradine Case
A happily married London barrister falls in love with the accused poisoner he is defending. (125 mins.)
“ Gay Keane: Have you ever realized what a lot you can learn from photographs?
Sir Simon Flaquer: The social footsteps of time. ” - horn-5
Case of the Missing Hare
(1942 Short Film)
Bugs' home in a hollow tree is marred when the magician, Ala Bahma, plasters his show posters all over it. Bugs goes to the show to heckle. (8 mins.)
“ Bugs Bunny: Eh, pardon me, doc. Fresh out of carrots. ” - horn-5
“ Arthur Sherlock Holmes: Get a crossword, Watson. There's several moments to lose. ” - horn-5
The Canary Murder Case
A beautiful showgirl, name "the Canary" is a scheming nightclub singer. Blackmailing is her game and with that she ends up dead... (82 mins.)
“ Charles Spottswoode: What happened backstage? Were you able to see the Canary.
Philo Vance: No luck Charles. She's about as hard to get out of that judging room, as she is in that swing. ” - horn-5
Basket Case 2
Duane and his basket-bound mutant brother are taken in by a secret home for wayward freaks with journalists hot on their tail. (90 mins.)
“ Granny Ruth: The wolves are once again at our door! Our rights are being invaded by sideshow mentality. ” - horn-5
Basket Case 3
Duane recovers from his delusional breakdown to find his freakish basket-bound brother Belial will soon become a father. But not everything is joyous as the once tight knit brothers no longer seem to trust each other. (90 mins.)
“ [Duane has reattached his mutant Siamese Twin brother]
Granny Ruth: Sewing him back on like that wasn't the answer, Duane. ” - horn-5
The Case Against Brooklyn
When a reporter claims that New York police are on the take letting the mob run its horse parlors at will... (82 mins.)
“ Raymond T. Marcus is listed as the writer for this movie but that was an alias used by writer Bernard Gordon. Gordon co-wrote this movie with Julian Zimet. Since these two were on the Hollywood Black List they could not be credited. ” - horn-5