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Night of Mystery (1937)

Philo Vance investigates a series of murders among members of the Greene family, in this remake.
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Cast

Cast overview:
Grant Richards ... Philo Vance
Roscoe Karns ... Sgt. Heath
Helen Burgess Helen Burgess ... Ada Greene
Ruth Coleman ... Sibella Greene
Elizabeth Patterson ... Mrs. Tobias Greene
Harvey Stephens ... Dr. Von Blon
June Martel ... Barton
Ellen Drew ... Secretary
Purnell Pratt ... John F. X. Markham
Colin Tapley ... Chester Greene
James Bush ... Rex Greene
Ivan F. Simpson ... Sproot
Greta Meyer ... Mrs. Mannheim
Leonard Carey ... Lister
Nora Cecil ... Hemming
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Philo Vance investigates a series of murders among members of the Greene family, in this remake.

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Genres:

Mystery

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

21 May 1937 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

De falske Fodspor See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Paramount Pictures See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono (Western Electric Mirrophonic Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

One of over 700 Paramount Productions, filmed between 1929 and 1949, which were sold to MCA/Universal in 1958 for television distribution, and have been owned and controlled by Universal ever since. See more »

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Follows The Garden Murder Case (1936) See more »

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