It's midnight at the bookstore and all the book and magazine characters are coming to life. When a bulldog from an adventure book uses a Boswell Sisters-like performance by girls in a travel magazine as a distraction to rob a bank, he is chased, caught, and sentenced to, of course "Life" (the magazine). But there's also a conveniently placed "Escape" magazine....
Jason A. Cormier
Did You Know?
The "Screen Magazine" page with Hugh Herbert in cartoon form giggling and clapping his hands also shows a write-up listing two valid screen credits of his -- A Midsummer Night's Dream (1935) and Sing Me a Love Song (1936) -- as well as "The CooCoo Nut Grove" (1936), another cartoon in which he is caricatured. See more
Spoofs The Thin Man
Music by Harry Warren
Played during the opening sequence See more