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News Is Made at Night (1939)

Newspaper editor (Foster) will do almost anything to increase circulation. He campaigns to free a condemned man while accusing a wealthy ex-criminal of a string of murders.

Director:

Alfred L. Werker

Writer:

John Francis Larkin (original screenplay) (as John Larkin)
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Preston Foster ... Steve Drum
Lynn Bari ... Maxine Thomas
Russell Gleason ... Albert Hockman
George Barbier ... Clanahan
Eddie Collins Eddie Collins ... Billiard
Minor Watson ... Charles Coulton - aka Clifford Mussey
Charles Halton ... Lt. Gov. Elmer Hinge
Paul Harvey ... Inspector Melrose
Richard Lane ... Barney Basely
Charles Lane ... District Attorney Rufe Reynolds
Betty Compson ... Kitty Truman
Paul Fix ... Joe Luddy
Paul Guilfoyle ... Bat Randall
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Storyline

Newspaper editor (Foster) will do almost anything to increase circulation. He campaigns to free a condemned man while accusing a wealthy ex-criminal of a string of murders. Written by Ed Stephan <stephan@cc.wwu.edu>

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News Is Made At Night But Murder Keeps No Hours! See more »


Certificate:

Approved | See all certifications »
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

21 July 1939 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Repórter à Força See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Twentieth Century Fox See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono (RCA High Fidelity Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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