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Detective Kitty O'Day (1944)

Approved | | Comedy, Mystery, Romance | 13 May 1944 (USA)
A girl and her boyfriend are suspected of murdering her employer. They have to clear their names and find the real killer.

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A girl and her boyfriend are suspected of murdering her employer. They have to clear their names and find the real killer.

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This film was first telecast in New York City Tuesday 10 August 1948 on WCBS (Channel 2) and in Los Angeles Tuesday 1 March 1949 on KTLA (Channel 5). See more »

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Total Slapstick
22 September 2013 | by (Las Cruces, New Mexico) – See all my reviews

I agree with a previous reviewer when he said he loves the old Monogram programmers. I do too. In fact, I took the time to track down and visit the address of the studio at the wrong end of Sunset Blvd some years ago. (The studio is now a PBS station and the offices are a take out chicken joint). But this attempt at putting together yet another amateur detective couple fizzled badly. Cross Torchy Blaine with The Mad Miss Manton, cut the budget in half, and give it to Bill "One Shot" Beaudine to direct, and there you are. The story isn't bad, but there are endless scenes of the the two sleuths creeping around dark rooms, tripping over furniture, and arguing with the dummy cops. We've seen it all before, and we've seen it done better.


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