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Blonde for a Day (1946)

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A newspaper reporter, "Dilly" Smith (Richard Fraser0 keeps writing articles attacking the police department for its failure to solve a chain of murders, and this nearly leads to the ... See full summary »

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Kathryn Adams ...
Cy Kendall ...
Marjorie Hoshelle ...
Helen Porter
Richard Fraser ...
Dillingham 'Dilly' Smith
Paul Bryar ...
Tim Rourke
Mauritz Hugo ...
Hank Brenner
Charles C. Wilson ...
Chief Will Gentry (as Charles Wilson)
Sonia Sorel ...
Muriel Bronson
Frank Ferguson ...
Walter Bronson
Claire Rochelle ...
Minerva Dickens
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A newspaper reporter, "Dilly" Smith (Richard Fraser0 keeps writing articles attacking the police department for its failure to solve a chain of murders, and this nearly leads to the reporter's death. He calls in private-detective Michael Shayne (Hugh Beaumont), and Shayne turns up a blonde and a blackmailer. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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MICHAEL SHANE, DETECTIVE STEPS OUT WITH A,,,BLONDE...AND GETS KNOCKED FOR A LOOP BY A BRUNETTE! (original print ad-all caps) See more »


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10 June 1946 (USA)  »

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Blonde on the Loose  »

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Hugh Beaumont and Kathryn Adams were married when they played Michael Shayne and Phyllis Hamilton, Mike's jealous secretary, in this film. See more »

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Michael Shayne: There's too many blondes in this case. I'm having blonde nightmares. I hope I never see another blonde as long as I live.
Phyllis Hamilton: May I have that in writing?
Michael Shayne: ...With options.
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Follows Sleepers West (1941) See more »

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