Penthouse Poster

Release Date: 1933

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 30 min

Plot Summary
After lawyer Jackson Durant (Warner Baxter) successfully defends racketeer Tony Gazotti (Nat Pendleton), Durant's fiancée, Sue (Martha Sleeper), leaves him. However, she soon needs his help when her new beau, Tom (Phillips Holmes), is accused of killing his old girlfriend (Mae Clarke). Durant takes the case, and, with the help of Gazotti and Gertie (Myrna Loy), the victim's roommate, he determines that crime boss Jim Crelliman (C. Henry Gordon) played a role in the murder.

Cast: Warner Baxter, Myrna Loy, Charles Butterworth, Mae Clarke, Phillips Holmes, C. Henry Gordon, Martha Sleeper, Nat Pendleton

Director: W. Van Dyke II

Genres: Comedy drama

Production Co: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

Keywords: Suspenseful, 1930s, Rescue, Murder, Witty, Investigation, Pursuit