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Director  Leon Barsha
Country  Canada USA
5.4/10 IMDb

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Language  English
Murder Is News movie poster
Release date  December 1937 (UK) 1 March 1939 (USA) (premiere)
Writer  Edgar Edwards (screen play), Theodore S. Tinsley (story)

Murder Is News is a 1937 Canadian / American film directed by Leon Barsha.

A radio reporter does a story on the infidelity and divorce of a wealthy and powerful businessman. The man invites the reporter to his mansion for a chat, but when he gets there, he finds that the businessman has been murderedand that now he himself is on the killer's hit list.

Cast

  • John Gallaudet as Jerry Tracy
  • Iris Meredith as Ann Leslie
  • George McKay as Brains McGillicuddy
  • John Hamilton as David Corning
  • Frank C. Wilson as Tony Peyden
  • William McIntyre as Edgar Drake
  • Doris Lloyd as Pauline Drake
  • John Graham Spacey as Fred Hammer
  • Colin Kenny as Insp. Fitzgerald
  • Fred Baes as R.A. Snyder
  • References

    Murder Is News Wikipedia
    Murder Is News IMDb Murder Is News themoviedb.org