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The Plot Thickens (1936)

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69 min | Comedy, Drama, Mystery

A priceless Cellini silver cup is stolen from a local museum with both Hildegarde and Oscar on the case.
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Director
Writers
Clarence Upson Young (screenplay) | Jack Townley (screenplay) | Stuart Palmer (from a story by)
Cinematographer
Nicholas Musuraca (as Nick Musuraca)
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Updated Dec 8, 1936

Release date
Dec 11, 1936 (United States)

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23 cast members
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James Gleason
Oscar Piper Oscar Piper   See fewer
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Zasu Pitts
Hildegarde Withers Hildegarde Withers   See fewer
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Owen Davis Jr.
Robert Wilkins Robert Wilkins   See fewer
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Louise Latimer
Alice Stevens Alice Stevens   See fewer
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Richard Tucker
John Carter John Carter   See fewer
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Oscar Apfel
H. G. Robbins H. G. Robbins   See fewer
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Alyce Ardell
Josephine, Hildegarde's Maid (uncredited) Josephine, Hildegarde's Maid (uncredited)   See fewer
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John T. Bambury
Midget (uncredited) Midget (uncredited)   See fewer
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Billy Dooley
Gas Station Attendant (uncredited) Gas Station Attendant (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank Fanning
Detective Fanning (uncredited) Detective Fanning (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mary Gordon
Woman with Bag (uncredited) Woman with Bag (uncredited)   See fewer
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Reed Howes
Museum Guard in Egyptian Room (uncredited) Museum Guard in Egyptian Room (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Indrisano
Man in Line for Inspection (uncredited) Man in Line for Inspection (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lew Kelly
Cassidy - Policeman (uncredited) Cassidy - Policeman (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Miltern
Mr. Gordon, Museum Guard (uncredited) Mr. Gordon, Museum Guard (uncredited)   See fewer
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Tom Quinn
First Hatless Suspect (uncredited) First Hatless Suspect (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bodil Rosing
Theresa the Cook (uncredited) Theresa the Cook (uncredited)   See fewer
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George Sorel
Man Threatening Carter (uncredited) Man Threatening Carter (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.5 / 10 | 296 votes