Comedy-mystery finds Detectives Kelly and Dempsey trapped in a deserted lighthouse with a group of strangers who are being terrorized by a killer octopus AND a mysterious crime figure named after the title sea creature. Written by
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Did You Know?
The plays referred to in the writers section are "The Gorilla," written by Ralph Spence
. which opened in New York in 1925 and ran for 15 performances; and "Sh, The Octopus," written by Ralph Murphy
and Donald Gallaher
, which opened in New York in 1928 and ran for 45 performances. The original Broadway cast of "Sh, the Octopus" included Beatrice Allen
, Clifford Dempsey
, Gavin Gordon
, Harry Kelly
, Ignacio Martinnetti
, Francis M. Verdi
and Adele Windsor
. See more
In many scenes, wires operating the octopus's tentacles can be seen. See more
What a headache... what'd I hit, a telephone pole?