The Preview Murder Mystery

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The Preview Murder Mystery is a 1936 American mystery-comedy, directed by Robert Florey and shot in the Paramount studio. The plot follows a studio public relations man who attempts to trap a killer using television technology, allowing on-screen... read more

The Preview Murder Mystery is a 1936 American mystery-comedy, directed by Robert Florey and shot in the Paramount studio. The plot follows a studio public relations man who attempts to trap a killer using television technology, allowing on-screen glimpses of technicians like Florey's cinematographer Karl Struss.

Original Release

02/28/1936

US Release

02/28/1936

Cast

Reginald Denny Johnny Morgan
Frances Drake Peggy Madison
Gail Patrick Claire Woodward Smith
George Barbier Jerome Hewitt
Ian Keith E. Gordon Smith
Rod La Rocque Joe Walker / Neil DuBeck
Conway Tearle Edwin Strange
Thomas E. Jackson Detective McKane
Jack Raymond George Tyson
Colin Tapley Studio Manager
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Robert Florey, Robert Yost

Writers

Brian Marlow, Garnett Weston, Robert Yost, Harlan Ware

Cast

Reginald Denny Johnny Morgan
Frances Drake Peggy Madison
Gail Patrick Claire Woodward Smith
George Barbier Jerome Hewitt
Ian Keith E. Gordon Smith
Rod La Rocque Joe Walker / Neil DuBeck
Conway Tearle Edwin Strange
Thomas E. Jackson Detective McKane
Jack Raymond George Tyson
Colin Tapley Studio Manager
Jack Mulhall Jack Rawlins
Bryant Washburn Karl Jennings
Franklyn Farnum James Deley
Lee Shumway Chief of Police
Spencer Charters Watchman
Chester Conklin Comedian
Hank Mann Comedian
William Arnold Theatre Manager / Theatre Manager (Uncredited)
William Bailey Studio Commissary Chief / Studio Commissary Chief (Uncredited)
Bobby Barber Prop Man / Prop Man (Uncredited)

Producers

Editors

James Smith

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