Fast Company

  • User


Married book-dealers Joel and Gerda Sloane try to clear a friend in the murder of a rival book-seller.

  1. Harry Kurnitz

    Novel, Screenplay

  2. Edward Buzzell


Top Billed Cast

  1. Melvyn Douglas

    Melvyn Douglas

    Joel Sloane

  2. Florence Rice

    Florence Rice

    Garda Sloane

  3. Claire Dodd

    Claire Dodd

    Julia Thorne

  4. Shepperd Strudwick

    Shepperd Strudwick

    Ned Morgan

  5. Louis Calhern

    Louis Calhern

    Elias Z. 'Eli' Bannerman

Full Cast & Crew

Fast Company
Fast Company



Status Released

Release Information

  • July 8, 1938


Original Language English

Runtime 1h 15m

Budget -

Revenue -



Content Score


Almost there...

Top Contributors

Popularity Trend

By signing up for an account on TMDb, you can post directly to Twitter and Facebook.

You need to be logged in to continue. Click here to login or here to sign up.


s focus the search bar
p open profile menu
esc close an open window
? open keyboard shortcut window

On media pages

b go back (or to parent when applicable)
e go to edit page

On TV season pages

(right arrow) go to next season
(left arrow) go to previous season

On TV episode pages

(right arrow) go to next episode
(left arrow) go to previous episode

On all image pages

a open add image window

On all edit pages

t open translation selector
ctrl+ s submit form

On discussion pages

n create new discussion
w toggle watching status
p toggle public/private
c toggle close/open
a open activity
r reply to discussion
l go to last reply
ctrl+ enter submit your message
(right arrow) next page
(left arrow) previous page