PG | | Comedy, Drama, Romance
As a tabloid newspaper editor tries to prevent his top reporter from retiring, an escaped death row convict shows up at the office trying to convey his innocence.
Allen Jenkins who appears as a telegrapher right at the end of the movie, appeared in the cast of the very first Broadway production of the show, way back in 1928, playing Post reporter Endicott.
I snitched the ice from the morgue.
Walter Burns visits a Balaban-Katz theater while it is showing a Universal Newsreel. Universal distributed this film but the Balaban-Katz chain was controlled by Paramount and would have shown the Paramount Newsreel. In addition, at the time this film was set, Universal distributed Hearst's International Newsreel. The Universal Newsreel was first seen in August, 1929.
$17,300,000 (USA) (15 December 2015)
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