The Housekeeper's Daughter Poster

Release Date: 1939

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 21 min

Plot Summary
Hilda (Joan Bennett), tired of being a gun moll, decides to go live with her mother, Olga (Peggy Wood). Olga is a housekeeper for the Randall family, but all the Randalls, except for Robert (John Hubbard), are away on vacation when Hilda arrives. Meanwhile, Robert learns that Hilda's former lover, Floyd (Marc Lawrence), was involved in the death of a young model (Lilian Bond), and he teams up with two reporters (Adolphe Menjou, William Gargan) to investigate the crime.

Cast: Joan Bennett, Adolphe Menjou, John Hubbard, William Gargan, Peggy Wood, Marc Lawrence, Lilian Bond, Victor Mature

Director: Hal Roach

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: Hal Roach Studios Inc.

Keywords: Investigation, Spirited, House, 1930s, Daughter, Murder, Hilarious