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In this crime drama, the owner and chief editor of a newspaper gets together with two college pals and begins looking into the strange death of an old hermit who lived on the fringe of town.

  1. Frank McDonald


  2. Arthur T. Horman


  3. James B. Lowell


Top Billed Cast

  1. William Lundigan

    William Lundigan

    Steve Lewis

  2. Joy Hodges

    Joy Hodges

    Mary Lou Carroll

  3. Michael Whalen

    Michael Whalen

    Howard Adams

  4. Isabel Jewell

    Isabel Jewell

    Molly Herkimer

  5. Lyle Talbot

    Marty Collins

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Status Released

Release Information

  • May 20, 1939


Original Language English

Runtime 1h 5m

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