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Mr. and Mrs. North (1942)

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
Stuart Crawford ...
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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SHE'S GOT CORPSES IN HER CLOSET!...AND COPS IN HER HAIR (original 8x7 newspaper ad- all caps) 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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This film was initially televised in Los Angeles Tuesday 17 December 1957 on KTTV (Channel 11), followed by Philadelphia Thursday 19 December 1957 on WFIL (Channel 6); in San Francisco it first aired 4 May 1959 on KGO (Channel 7) followed by New York City 14 December 1959 on WCBS (Channel 2) See more »

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Version of Mr. and Mrs. North (1946) 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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