About the film
senator reporter tabloid yellow-journalism
Release Date: August 04, 1937
|Slogan||:||«Senator's Son Defies Police - Scarlotti Mob Threatens Senator»|
|Genres||:||Mystery, Drama, Romance|
|Production Companies||:||Conn Pictures Corporation|
|Writers||:||Harry O. Hoyt, Sherman L. Lowe, Peter B. Kyne|
The popular B-flick team of Frankie Darro and Kane Richmond star in the slick quickie Headline Crasher. Little Frankie and Big Kane play a pair of roving journalists who investigate a politician (Richard Tucker) up for re-election. When it seems as though the politico is being set up for a fall by yellow journalists, Darro and Richmond try to get to the truth of the matter. The original story for Headline Crasher is credited to Peter B. Kyne, creator of the "Broncho Billy" western stories.