The Villain Still Pursued Her (1940)

Stars: Billy Gilbert, Anita Louise, Margaret Hamilton, Richard Cromwell, Joyce Compton, Buster Keaton, Dian Fisher, Hugh Herbert
Director: Edward F. Cline
Runtime: 67 Minutes + 17 Minute short subject
Language: English
Color:  Black and White
Format:  DVD-R
Rating: NR
Price: $9.95

The Villain Still Pursued Her

Directed by Edward F. Cline

Billy Gilbert ... Master of Ceremonies
Anita Louise ... Mary Wilson
Margaret Hamilton ... Mrs. Wilson
Alan Mowbray ... Silas Cribbs
Richard Cromwell ... Edward Middleton
Joyce Compton ... Hazel Dalton
Buster Keaton ... William Dalton
Diane Fisher ... Julia Middleton
Hugh Herbert ... Frederick Healy

The widow Wilson and her daughter Mary have just learned that old Mr. Middleton, who held the mortgage on their home, has passed away. They are now visited by Middleton's lawyer, Cribbs, who informs them that Middleton's son and heir Edward plans to foreclose and take possession of their home. When Mary goes to plead with Edward, she soon discovers that it is really the unscrupulous Cribbs who wants to drive them out of their home. When Mary and Edward become engaged to be married, it looks as if all is well. But the calculating Cribbs has a new plan, which begins with luring young Edward into a lifestyle of drinking and dissipation.. 67 Minutes

Included short subject

Two Lame Ducks

With Billy Gilbert and Vince Barnett - 17 minutes