One Mysterious Night Poster

Release Date: 1944

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 1 min

Plot Summary
After a rare gem is stolen from an exhibition at a posh hotel, Inspector Farraday (Richard Lane) decides to recruit former thief Boston Blackie (Chester Morris) to find the stone. Along with his assistant, "the Runt" (George E. Stone), Blackie focuses his investigation on the hotel manager, George Daley (Robert E. Scott), and his sister, Eileen (Dorothy Malone). Through disguises and ruses, Blackie and the Runt try to trick their way to discovering the thieves.

Cast: Chester Morris, Richard Lane, Janis Carter, William Wright, Robert B. Williams, George E. Stone, Dorothy Malone, Lyle Latell

Director: Budd Boetticher

Genres: Mystery

Production Co: Columbia Pictures Corporation

Keywords: 1940s, Police station, Sister, Engaging, Spirited, Suspenseful, Pursuit, Mystery, Hotel