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There are plenty of guilty secrets at the school where Hildegarde Withers teaches. When she finds the body of the pretty music teacher, she calls in her old friend Inspector Piper, who promptly arrests the obvious suspect. Clues multiply and everyone looks suspicious as Piper and Miss Withers continue their battle of the sexes.

  1. George Archainbaud


  2. Willis Goldbeck


Top Billed Cast

  1. Edna May Oliver

    Edna May Oliver

    Hildegarde Withers

  2. James Gleason

    James Gleason

    Inspector Oscar Piper

  3. Bruce Cabot

    Bruce Cabot


  4. Gertrude Michael

    Gertrude Michael

    Jane Davis

  5. Regis Toomey

    Regis Toomey

    Detective Smiley North

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Murder on the Blackboard
Murder on the Blackboard


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Status Released

Release Information

  • June 14, 1934


Original Language English

Runtime 1h 11m

Budget -

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