Passed | | Comedy, Crime, Drama
A mystery writer and his sweetheart are held hostage by a fugitive gangster, who hopes to get writer's help in devising the "perfect crime"
Harry Langdon originally signed for the lead role. Replaced by Ernest Truex.
Toby Van Buren:
Wally, I have an idea. Suppose I try vamping Joe?
Wallace Porter: No.
Toby Van Buren: Well, he seems to like me.
Wallace Porter: No! The very idea is - revolting.
Toby Van Buren: Anyway, I'm going to try.
Wallace Porter: I forbid it! Positively!
Toby Van Buren: We're not married yet.
After Wally tells Slim about the $10,000 and Slim is walking into the adjoining room whistling, the mic shadow is clearly visible on the upper left hand side of the frame.