About the film
Girl in the News
Release Date: August 28, 1940
|Production Companies||:||20th Century Fox|
|Producers||:||Edward Black, Maurice Ostrer|
|Writers||:||Sidney Gilliat, Roy Vickers|
An elderly lady manages to sneak some pills away from her nurse and dies of an overdose. The nurse is tried for murder and acquitted. Some time later the nurse, under a new name and identity, cares for a patient who also dies of an overdose. When her real identity comes out, suspicions arouses.