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One Mysterious Night (1944)

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Movie Info

A nebulously sinister title disguises the fact that this is actually a "Boston Blackie" mystery, the seventh in Columbia's series. Reformed criminal Boston Blackie (Chester Morris) is accused of stealing the Niles diamond from a charity function. The police cut a deal with Blackie: If he'll locate the gem, they'll drop the charges. This time the cops go so far as issuing Blackie a police badge, which he uses with amusing abandon. One Mysterious Night, together with The Chance of a Lifetime (43) and The Phantom Thief (46), was given a non-identifiable title so that Columbia could coerce non-"Boston Blackie" fans into the theatre.

Cast

Chester Morris
as Boston Blackie
Richard Lane
as Inspector Farraday
Janis Carter
as Dorothy Anderson
William Wright
as Paul Martens
Dorothy Malone
as Eileen Daley
Robert E. Scott
as George Daley
Lyle Latell
as Matthews
George McKay
as Sgt. McNulty
Early Cantrell
as Margaret Dean
Joseph Crehan
as Jumbo Madigan
Anne Loos
as Newstand clerk
Ann Loos
as Newsstand Clerk
Henry Jordan
as 2nd Man
Ben Taggart
as Traffic Officer
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Critic Reviews for One Mysterious Night

All Critics (2)

Breezy, jejune and low-brow comedy/crime drama programmer.

May 2, 2012 | Rating: B- | Full Review…

Dandy B-movie mystery, rich in visual style and inventiveness.

August 10, 2011 | Full Review…

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