Adventure in Manhattan Poster

Release Date: 1936

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 13 min

Plot Summary
With his knowledge of psychology and criminal behavior, reporter George Melville (Joel McCrea) is able to accurately anticipate specific crimes, incurring the jealousy of his fellow journalists. After meeting actress Claire Peyton (Jean Arthur), George grows suspicious of Blackton Gregory (Reginald Owen), the producer of her new play. Realizing that Blackton is actually a presumed-dead thief named Belaire, George stakes his reputation on predicting the next crime.

Cast: Jean Arthur, Joel McCrea, Reginald Owen, Thomas Mitchell, Herman Bing

Director: Edward Ludwig

Genres: Crime drama

Keywords: Melodramatic, 1930s, New York City, Pursuit, Amusing, Love