• Nancy Drew, Detective (1938)

Nancy Drew, Detective

Release Date: 1938

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 7 min

Plot Summary

Teen sleuth Nancy Drew (Bonita Granville), always eager to solve a mystery, grows suspicious when eccentric dowager Mary Eldridge (Helena Phillips Evans) vanishes after promising a small fortune to Nancy's school. Though Miss Eldridge's accountant claims she's gone away for her health, Nancy senses foul play when a lost carrier pigeon delivers a cryptic clue. Despite the warnings of her dad (John Litel) and her pal Ted (Frankie Thomas), Nancy can't stop herself from investigating.

Cast: Bonita Granville, John Litel, Frankie Thomas, Frank Orth, Renie Riano, Vera Lewis, John Ridgely, Helena Phillips Evans

Director: William Clemens

Genres: Mystery

Production Co: Warner Bros.

Keywords: Lighthearted, Friendship, Mystery, Rescue, Investigation, 1930s, Hospital, Charming, Father