Jerry North (William Post Jr.) and his wife, Pam (Gracie Allen)return home after a night away in a holiday spirit. The spirit soon vanishes when the body of a man falls out of the liquor ... See full summary »

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William Post Jr. ...
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Lieutenant Weigand
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Carol Brent
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Jane Wilson
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Louis Berex
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Arthur Talbot
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Stuart Blanton
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George Heyler
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Mullins
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Barnes
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Mabel Harris
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Kumi
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Ben Wilson
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Buano
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Jerry North (William Post Jr.) and his wife, Pam (Gracie Allen)return home after a night away in a holiday spirit. The spirit soon vanishes when the body of a man falls out of the liquor closet. The corpse is identified as Stanley Brent, the estranged husband of Carol Brent (Rose Hobart), a friend of Pam's. As the clues are unearthed, it appears that some member of the North's social circle, who knew they would be away, gained entrance to their apartment, asked Brent to come there and murdered him. Pam tries to establish alibis for all of her friends, and in doing so inadvertently establishes who killed Brent. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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Gracie says: "Of course we don't know him. We don't know people who go and get themselves murdered." (original newspaper ad) See more »


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28 April 1943 (Mexico)  »

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Noche de locuras  »

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(Western Electric Sound System)

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1.37 : 1
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In 1942, MGM distributed this film on a double bill with The Bugle Sounds (1942) starring Wallace Beery. See more »

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Version of Mr. & Mrs. North (1952) See more »

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Good Morning
(1939) (uncredited)
Music by Nacio Herb Brown
Lyrics by Arthur Freed
Played on piano by 'Stuart Crawford' and sung by the guests
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An enjoyable murder mystery. More Gracie Allen than Mrs. North
5 December 2001 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Although Gracie Allen outdid herself in the Gracie Allen Murder Case, this film has Gracie solving the mystery in her own inimitable fashion. Her conclusions, as only she can reach them.


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