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Mrs. O'Malley and Mr. Malone (1950)

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69 min | Comedy, Mystery

"Murder-on-the-train" mystery has lawyer Malone chasing his paroled embezzler client (Kepplar) who still hasn't paid Malone's fee. When Kepplar jumps parole on a train to Chicago, Malone follows, in company with Kepplar's ex-wife, a police...See more"Murder-on-the-train" mystery has lawyer Malone chasing his paroled embezzler client (Kepplar) who still hasn't paid Malone's fee. When Kepplar jumps parole on a train to Chicago, Malone follows, in company with Kepplar's ex-wife, a police inspector and Mrs. O'Malley, a hearty radio contest winner from Montana. Kepplar is murdered, and a game of musical corpses commences, with hijinks in coach corridors as Malone and Hattie search for the killer. Written by Mike Rogers See less
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Writers
William Bowers (screenplay) | Craig Rice (story "Once Upon A Train, or The Loco Motive") | Stuart Palmer (story "Once Upon A Train, or The Loco Motive")
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Release date
Dec 8, 1950 (United States)

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69 cast members
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Marjorie Main
Hattie O'Malley Hattie O'Malley   See fewer
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James Whitmore
John J. Malone John J. Malone   See fewer
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Ann Dvorak
Connie Kepplar Connie Kepplar   See fewer
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Fred Clark
Tim Marino Tim Marino   See fewer
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Dorothy Malone
Lola Gillway Lola Gillway   See fewer
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Douglas Fowley
Steve Kepplar Steve Kepplar   See fewer
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Willard Waterman
Mr. Ogle Mr. Ogle   See fewer
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Don Porter
Myron Brynk Myron Brynk   See fewer
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Jack Bailey
Announcer Announcer   See fewer
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Basil Tellou
The Greek The Greek   See fewer
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James Burke
The Train Conductor The Train Conductor   See fewer
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Joel Allen
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Ernest Anderson
Eddie (uncredited) Eddie (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bette Arlen
Train Passenger (uncredited) Train Passenger (uncredited)   See fewer
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Stanley Blystone
Train Passenger in Compartment Next to Lola's (uncredited) Train Passenger in Compartment Next to Lola's (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frederick Brady
Nightclub Orchestra Leader (uncredited) Nightclub Orchestra Leader (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ralph Brooks
Card Player / Train Passenger (uncredited) Card Player / Train Passenger (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank Cady
Harry (uncredited) Harry (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sue Casey
Girl (uncredited) Girl (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mae Clarke
Train Passenger (uncredited) Train Passenger (uncredited)   See fewer
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James Conaty
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Henry Corden
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Billy Dix
Red (uncredited) Red (uncredited)   See fewer
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Marlo Dwyer
Yvonne (uncredited) Yvonne (uncredited)   See fewer
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Edward Earle
Mr. Fillion (uncredited) Mr. Fillion (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ed East
Morgue Attendant (uncredited) Morgue Attendant (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Ellis
Reporter (uncredited) Reporter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jesslyn Fax
Train Passenger (uncredited) Train Passenger (uncredited)   See fewer
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Elizabeth Flournoy
Mrs. Fillion (uncredited) Mrs. Fillion (uncredited)   See fewer
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Robert Foulk
Tim (uncredited) Tim (uncredited)   See fewer
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Robert Haines
Commuter at Train Station (uncredited) Commuter at Train Station (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sherry Hall
Gateman (uncredited) Gateman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jerry Lascoe Jr.
Train Passenger (uncredited) Train Passenger (uncredited)   See fewer
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Meredith Leeds
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Lisa Lowry
Train Passenger (uncredited) Train Passenger (uncredited)   See fewer
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Philo McCullough
Annoyed Train Passenger in Pullman Corridor (uncredited) Annoyed Train Passenger in Pullman Corridor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Eve Miller
Nurse on Train (uncredited) Nurse on Train (uncredited)   See fewer
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Monte Montague
O'Malley Ranch Hand (uncredited) O'Malley Ranch Hand (uncredited)   See fewer
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Noreen Mortensen
Margie (uncredited) Margie (uncredited)   See fewer
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Diana Norris
Jessie (uncredited) Jessie (uncredited)   See fewer
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Donna Norris
Bessie (uncredited) Bessie (uncredited)   See fewer
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Joyce Otis
Gloria (uncredited) Gloria (uncredited)   See fewer
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Caleb Peterson
Clifton (uncredited) Clifton (uncredited)   See fewer
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Thelma Rigdon
Train Passenger (uncredited) Train Passenger (uncredited)   See fewer
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Hugh Sanders
Mr. Askenfelder (uncredited) Mr. Askenfelder (uncredited)   See fewer
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Fred Santley
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Jeffrey Sayre
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Frank J. Scannell
Cardsharp (uncredited) Cardsharp (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Shea
Policeman (uncredited) Policeman (uncredited)   See fewer
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George Sherwood
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Charles Smith
Telegram Boy (uncredited) Telegram Boy (uncredited)   See fewer
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J. Lewis Smith
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Sandra Spence
Blonde (uncredited) Blonde (uncredited)   See fewer
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Larry Steers
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Bert Stevens
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Bud Sweeney
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Al Thompson
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Regis Toomey
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Lena Torrence
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Herb Vigran
Reporter with Pipe (uncredited) Reporter with Pipe (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bill Walker
Pullman Porter (uncredited) Pullman Porter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Tommy Walker
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Eddy Waller
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Guy Way
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Pat Williams
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7 / 10 | 336 votes