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Fugitives for a Night (1938)

An actor in Hollywood is accused of murder and tries to figure his way out of it.

Director:

Leslie Goodwins

Writers:

Dalton Trumbo (screenplay), Richard Wormser (story)
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Frank Albertson ... Matt Ryan
Eleanor Lynn ... Ann Wray
Allan Lane ... John Nelson
Bradley Page ... Dennis Poole
Adrienne Ames ... Eileen Baker (as Adrianne Ames)
Jonathan Hale ... Police Captain
Russell Hicks ... Maurice Tenwright
Paul Guilfoyle ... Monks
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An actor in Hollywood is accused of murder and tries to figure his way out of it.

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Genres:

Mystery | Romance

Certificate:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

23 September 1938 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Birthday of a Stooge See more »

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RKO Radio Pictures See more »
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Mono (RCA Victor System)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Frank Albertson wears a very obvious wedding ring throughout the film even though the character he's playing is supposed to be single. See more »

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Cute piece of fluff
4 October 2001 | by dsboudSee all my reviews

Mystery Romantic Comedy Drama A cute little piece of fluff worth viewing when you just want a quiet, pleasant diversion for the evening. A young man is falsely accused of killing another at a party and with the help of a young woman flees to give himself time to think and the two end up falling for each other while hopping trains and forcibly renting a car to elude the pursuing police. Not bad at all! 2 out of 4 stars


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