Wise-cracking ex-detective Nick Trayne is called in to try to find the whereabouts of wealthy kidnap victim Walter Craig. Craig unexpectedly turns up alive but with apparent brain damage, leaving him in a zombified state. Trayne and his perky assistant Billie Hilton have their work cut out for them as they must sift through a houseload of possible suspects to get at the culprit. Written by
Doug Sederberg <email@example.com>
SPOOK CHASER... A reckless sleuth follows the trail of a white ZOMBIE!
Did You Know?
This film was first telecast in Los Angeles Tuesday 5 April 1949 on KTLA (Channel 5) and in New York City Thursday 14 April 1949 on WCBS (Channel 2). See more
When Nick shines his flashlight at the cuckoo clock, the light stays on after a few second after Nick moves the flashlight elsewhere. See more
Don't you ever sleep?
Cedric, the Butler
No sir, insomnia.
Insomnia huh? I bet he doesn't even go to sleep when it's time to get up.
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