1 user

Her Adventurous Night (1946)

Approved | | Comedy | 5 June 1946 (USA)



(original screenplay)


Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Certificate: Passed Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A wealthy family goes on vacation, leaving their butler in charge of their house. The butler meets a beautiful woman, and soon gets himself in all sorts of trouble.

Director: Charles Barton
Stars: Dan Duryea, Ella Raines, William Bendix
Crime | Music | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Lila Leighton, the lovely ice ballerina, meets Carl Lang, former ice-show producer, at his New York City penthouse apartment. Lia refuses Lang's offer to star in his new Music Hall Ice Show... See full summary »

Director: John English
Stars: Vera Ralston, William Marshall, Helen Walker
Certificate: Passed Action | Adventure | Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

The stagecoaches on the line owned by Colonel Parker are being robbed and the drivers killed, so The Duchess sends for Red Ryder. Businessman Ernest Murphy and his gang of outlaws that ... See full summary »

Director: R.G. Springsteen
Stars: Bill Elliott, Robert Blake, Alice Fleming
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A faithful wife takes gentle revenge on her philandering husband.

Director: William A. Seiter
Stars: George Brent, Lucille Ball, Vera Zorina


Complete credited cast:
Bill Fry
Constance Fry
Junior Fry
Cop #1
Tom Powers ...
Dan Carter
Benny Bartlett ...
Miss Spencer


Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis




Approved | See all certifications »




Release Date:

5 June 1946 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Seikkailujen yö  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs


Sound Mix:

(Western Electric Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Forties comic crime piece.
27 August 2004 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

How many film like this are vanishing forever? The similar kids-catch-murderer HOME SWEET HOMICIDE must be Randolph Scott's least shown title.

There is nothing special to recommend HER ADVENTUROUS NIGHT. Its stars are good but second rank. It's production is accomplished (particularly camera) and it passes time but it's major quality, as a snapshot of the post war period with the fashions, running board cars and retail shortages, is also the thing which makes it a relic. Given a list of titles who is going to pick this one out? Do the original materials still exist?

For the record, the mix of domestic comedy and whodunit, common at the time, seems to be working against itself. The elements which catch attention - O'Keefe's job as a 'phone linesman, Powers excellent in a dual rôle, menacing and benevolent, are continually interrupted by weak comedy. The shoot-out in Judels' wine cellar makes a brief, noirish action highlight. Good players try to convince us their material is better than it is.

It's sobering to realize that even the memories of the people who once valued this as part of their entertainment diet, may now have faded.

6 of 9 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Her Adventurous Night (1946) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for: