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The Mad Miss Manton

The Mad Miss Manton(1938)

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Brief Synopsis

A daffy socialite gets her friends mixed up in a murder investigation.

Cast & Crew

Leigh Jason Director
Barbara Stanwyck Melsa Manton
Henry Fonda Peter Ames
Sam Levene Lieutenant Mike Brent
Frances Mercer Helen Frayne
Stanley Ridges Edward Norris
Whitney Bourne Pat James
Leona Maricle Sheila Lane
James Burke Sullivan
Penny Singleton Frances Glesk
Vicki Lester Kit Beverly
Ann Evers Lee Wilson
Catherine O'Quinn Dora Fenton
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  Milwaukie (WI) opening: 8 Oct 1938
Release Date:  1938 Production Date:  Pandro S. Berman in charge of production
none available
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  RKO Radio Pictures, Inc.
Sound:  Mono (RCA Victor System) Production Co:  RKO Radio Pictures, Inc.
Duration(mins):  78 or 80 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • Stanwyck and Fonda together are hilarious !!

    Rob Knapp 2019-08-08

    What a delightful murder mystery comedy, Barbara Stanwyck is amazing as always, she and Henry Fonda make a great teaming. Very entertaining, great pace and... MORE>

  • MADLY ENTERTAINING!

    Snoodles 2019-08-07

    One of my favorite screwball mystery romantic comedies! (Is that a genre?) A huge cast of outstanding supporting actors and the stars at their best! Having... MORE>

  • Not so mad, just fun

    Marla Singer 2019-08-01

    This is a fun romp through dark circumstances. Miss Manton is not so much mad or "daffy" as misunderstood, and when no one believes her distress... MORE>