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They Asked for It (1939)

Approved | | Action, Adventure, Comedy | 20 May 1939 (USA)
Three teenage youths and a young girl, leave college and take over a small town newspaper. They get more than they bargained for when they print that the death of the town sot was murder, ... See full summary »

Director:

Frank McDonald

Writers:

James B. Lowell (original story), Arthur T. Horman (screenplay)

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
William Lundigan ... Steve Lewis
Joy Hodges ... Mary Lou Carroll
Michael Whalen ... Howard Adams
Isabel Jewell ... Molly Herkimer
Lyle Talbot ... Marty Collins
Thomas Beck ... Dr. Peter Sparks
Spencer Charters ... Chief Lawson
James Bush ... Tucker Tyler
Charles Halton ... Dr. Tyler
Edward McWade ... 'Pi' Kelly
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Storyline

Three teenage youths and a young girl, leave college and take over a small town newspaper. They get more than they bargained for when they print that the death of the town sot was murder, not an accident as the police indicated. Written by Keith Stacey <staceyk@rpi.net.au>

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Taglines:

They Craved Excitement... And Boy!... Did They Get It! See more »


Certificate:

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

20 May 1939 (USA) See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Universal Pictures See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono (Western Electric Mirrophonic Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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