The Morgan family’s patriarch is soon to die. He hosts a dinner party for the family to tell them all he’s setting aside his last will to be opened by his nearly 8-year-old granddaughter thirteen years in the future when she turns twenty-one.
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Mystery House (1938) Noel M. Smith, Dick Purcell, Ann Sheridan, Anne Nagel, Adventure, Crime, Mystery
Missing Witnesses (1937) William Clemens, John Litel, Dick Purcell, Jean Dale, Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Romance
Daredevil Drivers (1938) Reeves Eason, Beverly Roberts, Dick Purcell, Gloria Blondell, Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Sport
A hotshot race-car driver gets suspended, and winds up driving for a shady bus company. This causes problems with his girlfriend, who owns a rival–but much more reputable–bus company. To get back on his girlfriend’s good side, he looks a little deeper into the company he’s working for and discovers that it’s a front for a criminal gang.
The operators of a bankrupt carnival sideshow hope to restore their fallen fortunes by staging a fake ‘public wedding’ in the mouth of their unprofitable giant whale. But the intended ‘bridegroom’ absconds with the proceeds, arranging a substitute…and Flip Lane, much to her surprise, finds herself really married to a handsome stranger, whose career as an artist she decides to manage, much to his dismay.