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Tomorrow at Seven (1933)

Passed | | Comedy, Crime, Drama | 2 June 1933 (USA)
People in an old, dark mansion are menaced by a maniac called "The Black Ace."

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Henry Stephenson ...
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Austin Winters
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Jerry Simons
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Virginia Howell ...
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Cornelius Keefe ...
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People in an old, dark mansion are menaced by a maniac called "The Black Ace."

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The ace of spades reveals your death!


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2 June 1933 (USA)  »

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A las siete en punto  »

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The earliest documented telecast of this film in New York City occurred Wednesday 4 February 1948 on WCBS (Channel 2). See more »

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Clancy: What's up, Mr. Drake?
Thornton Drake: You of course know this 'Black Ace.'
Clancy: Oh, sure. We *just* missed catching him about 6 months ago.
Dugan: Sure, we trapped one of his earwiggers. It was like this: I'm wise this guy blatts out for stoolin'. So I'm crowdin' him wit' the heater but he don't belch. I know he's an alky stiff so I start feedin' him the dynamite when Clancy walks in wit' this guy's twist. She's all full o' happy dust and leapin'. He calls for a blizzard so we let 'er have it, figgerin' on the beef, see? ...
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Ralph Spence at his Best (and Allen Jenkins)
17 June 2002 | by (Tulsa, OK) – See all my reviews

I think this qualifies as an "Old Dark House" film. Most of it takes place in a house, which is indeed both old and dark. Ralph Spence penned the typically high-quality script - it's impossible to guess the killer.

What really makes the film is the comic relief in the form of incompetent detectives played by Frank McHugh and Allen Jenkins. Actually, they're in the film as much as the leads. I'm a big Allen Jenkins fan. His Depression-era dumb guy persona brought a charm to every film it graced that's totally missing in today's actors. 8/10.


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