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Mystery in Swing (1940)

05/09/1940 (US) MusicActionAdventure 1h 16m
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Who killed Prince Ellis!


In and around some great blues, swing and jazz music, a very unpopular band-leader. Prince Ellis, is killed in a Harlem nightclub, and, in and around some more great music, a detective finds the lists of suspects is very long, as Prince Ellis was indeed very unpopular with many citizens.

  1. Arthur Dreifuss


  2. Arthur Hoerl


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  1. Monte Hawley

    Biff Boyd

  2. Tommie Moore

    Mae Carroll

  3. Edward Thompson

    Capt. Hall

  4. Marguerite Whitten

    Linda Carroll

  5. Sybil Lewis

    Sybil Lewis

    Cleo Ellis

  6. Josephine Edwards

    Maxine Rae

  7. Jess Lee Brooks

    John Carroll

  8. Buck Woods

    Buck Bedford

  9. F.E. Miller

    F.E. Miller

    Sgt. Slim

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Original Language English

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