Newspaper reporter "Torchy" Blaine and police detective Steve McBride are on the trail of an Oriental gang that has committed three murders. Also on hand is a fabricated Scotland Yard operative who is a phony, and has two others assisting him in an effort to throw the police department off the trail; they are trying to exhort $250,000 from a young rich man who is trying to marry a senator's daughter. A submarine gets involved. Written by
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Did You Know?
is credited in studio records as "Detective", but he is not seen in the movie. See more
The Senator states that he is going to announce his daughter's engagement at a party at his Long Island house in three days, on Friday, in the evening. To shift the movie to the party a copy of the party invitation is shown. The invitation announces that the party is on Monday. See more
Det. Lt. Steve 'Mac' McBride
Let's go into the other room so I can think.
Follows Torchy Blane in Panama
"Love Is Where You Find It"
Music by Harry Warren
Played when McBride pulls Senator Baldwin aside at the engagement party See more