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One Frightened Night (1935)

 -  Comedy | Mystery  -  1 May 1935 (USA)
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An eccentric millionaire, unable to locate his only granddaughter, decides to divide his estate among a group of people less close to him: his niece and nephew, his attorney, his doctor, ... See full summary »

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Arthur Hohl ...
Arthur Proctor
Wallace Ford ...
Joe Luvalle (as Wally Ford)
Lucien Littlefield ...
Dr. Denham (as Lucian Littlefield)
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Tom Dean
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Laura Proctor
Clarence Wilson ...
Mr. Felix
Evalyn Knapp ...
Rafaela Ottiano ...
Elvira
Fred Kelsey ...
Sheriff Jenks
Adrian Morris ...
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An eccentric millionaire, unable to locate his only granddaughter, decides to divide his estate among a group of people less close to him: his niece and nephew, his attorney, his doctor, and his housekeeper. But complications and murder arise when two different women turn up, claiming to be the granddaughter. Written by Jim Beaver <jumblejim@prodigy.net>

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MASCOT'S MIRTHFUL MYSTERY

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1 May 1935 (USA)  »

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Notte gialla  »

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Keep an eye on the utility pole that gets hit by the falling tree during the thunderstorm. It shows up intact again later in the picture. See more »

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Tom Dean: That's the quickest million dollars I ever lost.
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A murder mystery starring Uncle Henry from the Wizard of Oz...
9 October 2003 | by (New York) – See all my reviews

And featuring the likeable clown from Freaks. What more could one ask? A low-budget Old Dark House mystery that is better than it needs to be, with sharp dialogue and engaging characters...can't go wrong!

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