Grief Street (1931)

Stars: Barbara Kent, John Holland, Dorothy Christy, Lillian Rich, Walter Brennan
Director: Richard Thorpe
Runtime: 63 Minutes
Language: English
Color:  Black and White
Format:  DVD-R (region free)
Rating: NR
Price: $9.95

Grief Street

Director: Richard Thorpe

Barbara Kent  ... Jean Royce
John Holland  ... Jim Ryan
Dorothy Christy  ... Mrs. Alvin Merle
Crauford Kent  ... Alvin Merle
Lillian Rich  ... Pamela Gregory
James P. Burtis  ... Police Sgt. Jardine
Larry Steers  ... Ralph Burns
Lloyd Whitlock  ... Frank Murray
Lafe McKee  ... Michael
Creighton Hale  ... Ted
Raymond Largay  ... Police Capt. Blake
Walter Brennan  ... Walt

The police are baffled when celebrated actor, Alvin Merle, is mysteriously killed in his dressing room behind a locked door so its up to ace reporter Jim Ryan to try and break the case. His first clue to the mysterious crime comes by way of lovely Jean Royce, a former understudy at the same show. 63 minutes