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The Mad Miss Manton
Directed by:
Leigh Jason

Directed by Leigh Jason, "The Mad Miss Manton" (also known as "Terzo delitto, Il") is a Comedy/Mystery/Romance film, released in the USA on October 08 of 1938 . Barbara Stanwyck is starring, alongside Henry Fonda, Sam Levene, Frances Mercer, Stanley Ridges and Whitney Bourne.

Who directed "The Mad Miss Manton":

The Mad Miss Manton was directed by Leigh Jason, an American director, writer, and producer.

Before directing The Mad Miss Manton, Leigh Jason had directed High Gear, released in 1933. Since, he directed The Flying Irishman, released in 1939, Lady for a Night (1942), Out of the Blue (1947), The Choppers (1961).

What was the release date of "The Mad Miss Manton":

The Mad Miss Manton was first released in the United States on Saturday, October 08, 1938.. This was eighty-one (81) years ago.

Who is at the casting of "The Mad Miss Manton":

At the casting of The Mad Miss Manton we find Barbara Stanwyck, previously seen in Breakfast for Two (1937) and The Plough and the Stars (1936); Henry Fonda (Spawn of the North (1938), Blockade (1938)); Sam Levene (The Shopworn Angel (1938), Yellow Jack (1938)) [ more... ]

  • Frances Mercer, Whitney Bourne, Ann Evers, Leona Maricle and Kay Sutton can all be seen in Beauty for the Asking, released in 1939.
  • John Qualen and Henry Fonda, Stanley Ridges also appeared in Let Us Live, released in 1939.
  • Ann Evers, James Burke and Grady Sutton also appeared together in Casanova Brown, released in 1944.
  • Grady Sutton and Barbara Stanwyck, Henry Fonda also appeared in You Belong to Me, released in 1941.
  • John Qualen and Henry Fonda, Paul Guilfoyle also appeared in The Grapes of Wrath, released in 1940.
  • Grady Sutton and Frances Mercer, Kay Sutton also worked together in Vivacious Lady, released in 1938.
  • Kay Sutton and Frances Mercer, Eleanor Hansen have all also be seen in The Story of Vernon and Irene Castle, released in 1939.

What is the Storyline of "The Mad Miss Manton":

At 3:00 am, Melsa (Barbara Stanwyck) takes her little dogs for a walk. Near a subway construction site, she sees Ronnie Belden run out of a house and drive away. The house is for sale by Sheila Lane (Leona Maricle), the wife of George Lane, a wealthy banker. Inside, Melsa finds a diamond brooch and Mr. Lane's dead body. As she runs for help, her cloak falls off with the brooch inside it. When the police arrive, the body, cloak, and brooch are gone. Melsa and her friends are notorious pranksters, so the [...]

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