Two dumb soda jerks dream of writing radio mysteries. When they try to pitch an idea at a radio station, they end up in the middle of a real murder when the station owner is killed during a broadcast. Written by
Daniel Bubbeo <email@example.com>
6 November 1942 (USA)
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Also Known As:
Deux nigauds détectives
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(Western Electric Recording)
Aspect Ratio: 1.37 : 1
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Did You Know?
When Lou Costello
shows up at the studio to claim his "Wheel of Fortune" prize, the music the studio orchestra plays is "You're a Lucky Fellow, Mr. Smith" from the previous Bud Abbott
and Lou Costello film Buck Privates
(1941). See more
Costello running in fright in the radio station crashes through a glass partition, leaving a hole in his shape in the glass. Abbott, following, breaks away part of the glass to get through. Later, we see the hole in the partition in its original form. See more
Mervin Q. Milgrim
Operator! Give me Alexander two two, two two!
The line is busy!
Referenced in The Naughty Nineties