A woman rents a gloomy basement apartment in Greenwich Village, thinking it will provide the perfect atmosphere for her mystery writer husband to create his next book. They soon find themselves in the middle of a real-life mystery when a corpse turns up in their apartment. Written by
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THE MOST MIRTHFUL MURDER MYSTERY IN YEARS! (original print ad-all caps)
10 December 1942 (USA)
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Also Known As:
Den mystiske nat
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(Western Electric Mirrophonic Recording)
Aspect Ratio: 1.37 : 1
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Did You Know?
In one scene, Brian Aherne takes a burning roast out of an oven. The music Werner R. Heymann composed for this scene was used many years later for You Bet Your Life
(1950) as the theme played whenever the wheel of fortune is being spun by a contestant. See more
Jeff Troy aka Jeff Yort
You don't want a husband who's a coward, do you?
I'm not particular. I just want a husband!
Spoofed in A Night to Dismember
Magic fire music
from Die Walküre
Composed by Richard Wagner
Heard on soundtrack as Jeff opens the oven door to reveal the burnt roast. See more