Footsteps in the Dark (1941)

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A respected investment advisor has a double life as a mystery writer and becomes involved in the real murder of a shady client.



  • Roscoe Karns in Footsteps in the Dark (1941)
  • Alan Hale and William Frawley in Footsteps in the Dark (1941)
  • Errol Flynn and Lee Patrick in Footsteps in the Dark (1941)
  • Errol Flynn and Brenda Marshall in Footsteps in the Dark (1941)
  • Errol Flynn and Lee Patrick in Footsteps in the Dark (1941)
  • Ralph Bellamy and Errol Flynn in Footsteps in the Dark (1941)

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23 March 2007 | whpratt1
| Errol Flynn with a Bow Tie
Never realized that Errol Flynn made a comedy in 1941 with Brenda Marshall and a great cast of veteran actors who were all in the top of their acting careers. This is a very funny film about a rich financial investment banker, Francis Monroe WarrenII (Errol Flynn),"Cry Wolf", who also on the side writes mystery books and keeps it all a complete secret from his family. Brenda Marshall,(Rita Warren), "Whispering Smith", plays the role of a rather dumb wife who begins to get suspicious of her husbands 3 AM arrivals through their bedroom window almost every night. Ralph Bellamy, (Dr. R.L.Davis),"Rosemary's Baby plays the role as a dentist and does more than pull teeth painlessly. Alan Hale along with Allen Jenkins give great supporting roles along with a fast paced comedy that is full of laughs and that bow tie on Errol Flynn did me IN! Enjoy

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