About the film
radio program screwball comedy
Whistling in the Dark
Release Date: August 08, 1941
|Slogan||:||«SURPRISE COMEDY HIT OF THE YEAR ! Don't Miss It !»|
|Director||:||S. Sylvan Simon|
|Writers||:||Albert Mannheimer, Harry Clork, Robert MacGunigle, Laurence Gross, Edward Childs Carpenter|
The operators of 'Silver Haven', a cultish group bilking gullible rich people out of money, is set to inherit a large sum after the deceased woman's heir also dies. Leader Joesph Jones decides to hurry the process along and kidnaps Wally Benton, his fiancé, and a friend, to further this goal. Wally, 'The Fox', is a radio sleuth who solves murders on the air. Jones wants him to devise a perfect murder, and isn't above killing others sloppily along the way to get his foolproof murder plot.