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Detectives (1928)

Lois, a stenographer at a luxury hotel, is being pursued by the hotel's house detective and a bellhop. When some valuable jewels are stolen, the bellhop--who has always dreamed of being a ... See full summary »

Writers:

Chester M. Franklin (screenplay), Chester M. Franklin (story) | 3 more credits »

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Cast

Cast overview:
Karl Dane ... House Detective
George K. Arthur ... Bellhop
Marceline Day ... Lois
Tenen Holtz ... Orloff
Felicia Drenova Felicia Drenova ... Mrs. Winters
Tetsu Komai Tetsu Komai ... Chin Lee
Clinton Lyle Clinton Lyle ... Roberts
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Lois, a stenographer at a luxury hotel, is being pursued by the hotel's house detective and a bellhop. When some valuable jewels are stolen, the bellhop--who has always dreamed of being a detective--sees his chance to both solve the jewel robbery and impress the woman he loves. The house detective, however, has other ideas. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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Sherlock Holmes and Kindred Spirits have to look to their laurels when these great comedians start detecting. (Print Ad- Teesdale Mercury, ((Barnard Castle, Durham)) 20 November 1929)

Genres:

Comedy | Mystery

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Country:

USA

Release Date:

9 June 1928 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Silent

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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