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Alibi for Murder (1936)

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61 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

Perry Travis (William Gargan) is a wise-cracking private detective-cum-amateur radio broadcaster who sets the plot in motion when he witnesses the murder of a scientist, Sir Conrad Stava (Egon Brecher). Lois Allen (Marguerite Churchill) is...See morePerry Travis (William Gargan) is a wise-cracking private detective-cum-amateur radio broadcaster who sets the plot in motion when he witnesses the murder of a scientist, Sir Conrad Stava (Egon Brecher). Lois Allen (Marguerite Churchill) is the murdered man's secretary who provides complications and romance. Written by Les Adams See less
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Writer
Tom Van Dycke (original screenplay)
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Updated Sep 23, 1936

Release date
Sep 23, 1936 (United States)

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28 cast members
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William Gargan
Perry Travis Perry Travis   See fewer
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Marguerite Churchill
Lois Allen Lois Allen   See fewer
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Gene Morgan
Brainy Barker Brainy Barker   See fewer
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Romaine Callender
E.J. Easton E.J. Easton   See fewer
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Egon Brecher
Sir Conrad Stava Sir Conrad Stava   See fewer
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Drue Leyton
Norma Foster Norma Foster   See fewer
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Wade Boteler
Police Lt. Conroy Police Lt. Conroy   See fewer
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Dwight Frye
McBride McBride   See fewer
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Raymond Lawrence
Harkness Harkness   See fewer
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Stanley Andrews
Earl Quillan (uncredited) Earl Quillan (uncredited)   See fewer
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Don Brodie
Taxicab Driver (uncredited) Taxicab Driver (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank Bull
Radio Announcer (uncredited) Radio Announcer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ralph Byrd
Cop (uncredited) Cop (uncredited)   See fewer
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Harry Depp
Julius Scott (uncredited) Julius Scott (uncredited)   See fewer
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Robert Fiske
Aviator (uncredited) Aviator (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Gallaudet
Billy Howard (uncredited) Billy Howard (uncredited)   See fewer
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Harry Harvey
Bennett (uncredited) Bennett (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Hatfield
Reporter (uncredited) Reporter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Eddie Kane
Venuti (uncredited) Venuti (uncredited)   See fewer
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Edward McWade
Walter Emerson (uncredited) Walter Emerson (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ted Oliver
Cop (uncredited) Cop (uncredited)   See fewer
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Edward Peil Sr.
Peters--Fingerprint Man (uncredited) Peters--Fingerprint Man (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lee Prather
Customs Officer (uncredited) Customs Officer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Francis Sayles
Waiter (uncredited) Waiter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Albert J. Smith
Mike (uncredited) Mike (uncredited)   See fewer
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George Webb
Coroner (uncredited) Coroner (uncredited)   See fewer
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Norman Willis
Joel Balerino (uncredited) Joel Balerino (uncredited)   See fewer
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William Worthington
John J. Foster (uncredited) John J. Foster (uncredited)   See fewer
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5.8 / 10 | 36 votes