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Having Wonderful Crime

Released Apr 12, 1945 1h 10m Mystery & Thriller Comedy List
Reviews 33% Audience Score Fewer than 50 Ratings
This lighthearted mystery finds the recently married Jake (George Murphy) and Helene Justus (Carole Landis) unable to avoid trouble, even on their honeymoon. After the couple witnesses a stage magician's disappearance that isn't part of the act, they enlist their sleuthing lawyer friend, Michael J. Malone (Pat O'Brien), to help them get to the bottom of the vanishing. The clues lead straight to a hotel where a murderer seems to be on the loose, and danger runs amok. Read More Read Less

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Dennis Schwartz Dennis Schwartz Movie Reviews The mystery story is fair, the comedy is silly, but there's lots of energy and the whole thing sort of works in an easy-going way. Rated: C+ Feb 7, 2002 Full Review Read all reviews

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william s Light airy comedy that is not too funny and not really that interesting. Rated 2.5 out of 5 stars 03/31/23 Full Review Audience Member the mystery story is fair Rated 2.5 out of 5 stars 01/21/23 Full Review Read all reviews
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Synopsis This lighthearted mystery finds the recently married Jake (George Murphy) and Helene Justus (Carole Landis) unable to avoid trouble, even on their honeymoon. After the couple witnesses a stage magician's disappearance that isn't part of the act, they enlist their sleuthing lawyer friend, Michael J. Malone (Pat O'Brien), to help them get to the bottom of the vanishing. The clues lead straight to a hotel where a murderer seems to be on the loose, and danger runs amok.
Director
A. Edward Sutherland
Producer
Robert Fellows
Production Co
RKO Pictures
Genre
Mystery & Thriller, Comedy
Original Language
English
Release Date (Theaters)
Apr 12, 1945, Original
Runtime
1h 10m