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The World Gone Mad (1933)

 -  Crime | Drama | Mystery  -  15 April 1933 (USA)
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A district attorney and a reporter try to find the killer of a D.A. who uncovered a massive stock fraud.

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A district attorney and a reporter try to find the killer of a D.A. who uncovered a massive stock fraud.

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One scene takes place in from of a theatre where posters for The Vampire Bat (1933) are on display. "The Vampire Bat" was one of Majestic's biggest hits, and remains the most widely seen of its existing films. It had gone into release about three months before the release of this film. See more »

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Slow!
17 April 2006 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

Not really sure what to say about this one, aside from I didn't like it much. The actors were all fine, there were a few laughs here and there. The ending wasn't too bad, but I suppose after the mess of a plot that came before it, that's not a huge feat. Half the time you have no idea what's going on, and by the time you might have a clue, you don't care anymore. This plods along at a pace most snails would be ashamed of, and I found myself fighting to stay awake the whole time. Don't get me wrong, I don't mind a slow-paced movie, so long as it keeps your attention. This doesn't. Overall, is this a good movie? No, not really. Could it cure insomnia? I wouldn't be surprised.

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