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Abbott and Costello Meet the Killer, Boris Karloff (1949)

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84 min | Comedy, Crime, Film-Noir

Two employees of a secluded hotel investigate a murder on the premises in which the goofy bellboy is the prime suspect.
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Director
Charles Barton (as Charles T. Barton)
Writers
Hugh Wedlock Jr. (story) (screen play) | Howard Snyder (story) (screen play) | John Grant (screen play)
Cinematographer
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Release date
Aug 22, 1949 (United States)

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33 cast members
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Bud Abbott
Casey Edwards Casey Edwards   See fewer
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Lou Costello
Freddie Phillips Freddie Phillips   See fewer
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Boris Karloff
Swami Talpur Swami Talpur   See fewer
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Lenore Aubert
Angela Gordon Angela Gordon   See fewer
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Gar Moore
Jeff Wilson Jeff Wilson   See fewer
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Donna Martell
Betty Crandall Betty Crandall   See fewer
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Alan Mowbray
Melton Melton   See fewer
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James Flavin
Insp. Wellman Insp. Wellman   See fewer
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Roland Winters
T. Hanley Brooks T. Hanley Brooks   See fewer
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Nicholas Joy
Amos Strickland Amos Strickland   See fewer
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Mikel Conrad
Sgt. Stone Sgt. Stone   See fewer
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Morgan Farley
Gregory Milford Gregory Milford   See fewer
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Victoria Horne
Mrs. Hargreave Mrs. Hargreave   See fewer
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Percy Helton
Abernathy Abernathy   See fewer
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Claire Du Brey
Mrs. Grimsby Mrs. Grimsby   See fewer
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Harry Hayden
Lawrence Crandall Lawrence Crandall   See fewer
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Vincent Renno
Mike Relia Mike Relia   See fewer
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Murray Alper
Joe, Reporter (uncredited) Joe, Reporter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bobby Barber
Dry Cleaning Man (uncredited) Dry Cleaning Man (uncredited)   See fewer
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Marjorie Bennett
Second Maid (uncredited) Second Maid (uncredited)   See fewer
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Gail Bonney
First Maid (uncredited) First Maid (uncredited)   See fewer
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Harry Brown
Medical Examiner (uncredited) Medical Examiner (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Chefe
Barber (uncredited) Barber (uncredited)   See fewer
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Eddie Coke
Reporter (uncredited) Reporter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Beatrice Gray
Woman (uncredited) Woman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Billy Gray
Boy With Bow and Arrow (uncredited) Boy With Bow and Arrow (uncredited)   See fewer
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Patricia Hall
Manicurist (uncredited) Manicurist (uncredited)   See fewer
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Arthur Hecht
Photographer (uncredited) Photographer (uncredited)   See fewer
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William H. O'Brien
Room Service Waiter (uncredited) Room Service Waiter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ed Randolph
Bootblack (uncredited) Bootblack (uncredited)   See fewer
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Phil Shepard
Bellboy (uncredited) Bellboy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Billy Snyder
Reporter (uncredited) Reporter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frankie Van
Bozzo (uncredited) Bozzo (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.9 / 10 | 3,391 votes