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Laughing at Danger (1940)

 -  Crime | Drama | Mystery  -  12 August 1940 (USA)
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Frankie Kelly, pageboy at the beauty salon ran by Madam Celeste, and his helper Jefferson find the routine broken when the body of one of the operators, Florence, is found in the dumbwaiter... See full summary »

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Joy Hodges ...
Mary Baker
George Houston ...
Dan Haggerty
Mantan Moreland ...
Jefferson
Kay Sutton ...
Mrs. Inez Morton
Guy Usher ...
Alvin Craig
Lillian Elliott ...
Veda Ann Borg ...
Celeste
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Mrs. Van Horn
Rolfe Sedan ...
Pierre
Maxine Leslie ...
Florence
Ralph Peters ...
Dugan
Gene O'Donnell ...
Chuck Benson
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Frankie Kelly, pageboy at the beauty salon ran by Madam Celeste, and his helper Jefferson find the routine broken when the body of one of the operators, Florence, is found in the dumbwaiter. She had been shot just before she was to give Detective Dan Haggerty information about a blackmail gang. Since Mary Baker, Frankie's girl friend saw her last, she is suspected, and Frankie determines to clear her using his own sleuthing methods. He has hardy begun when Pierre, another member of the staff, and Florence's fiancée is found dead. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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Frankie laughs out loud at danger... And scraps with a triple-killer!

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Crime | Drama | Mystery | Comedy

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12 August 1940 (USA)  »

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All Around the Town  »

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