In 1939, WBN, a fourth radio network, is about to take to America's airwaves. As if the confusion of the premiere night wasn't enough, Penny Henderson, the owner's secretary, must deal with an unhappy sponsor, an overbearing boss and a soon-to-be ex-husband who desperately wants her back. As the broadcast begins, a mysterious voice breaks the broadcast and suddenly members of the cast turn up dead. It's up to her husband Roger, to find out whodunit as the police chase him through the halls of WBN. Written by
At station WBN, the hits just keep on coming.
Did You Know?
While prominently billed, George Burns
is only in the film for a little over a minute. He also only had three scripted lines; the rest of his dialog came from a previous performance in "An Evening With George Burns". See more
The portrait in Gen. Whalen's office shows the general wearing a service dress green uniform which was not adopted by the U.S. Army until the mid-1950s. In 1939, when the movie is set, the general would have worn a khaki uniform. See more
[as he's storming off, whispering
Mr. Whalen... other way...
Walt Whalen Junior
[as he turns around and starts back the other way
Written by Edgar Leslie
and James V. Monaco
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