Robert is dead, but who did it? Here is the gang relaxing during takes: via: Fun fact: Powell and Loy were good friends but were never romantically linked. Meanwhile, Polly croons and over-emotes into a funny microphone. Nick and Nora Charles solve their second case. Keep up the fine work! Title : lux radio theater 268 after the thin man Air Date : 06. But Lum Kee saves the day by throwing his hat at David, and then everyone tackles him and all is saved! We immediately get two of our favorite Nick and Nora moments.
Now we have a mystery to solve! It was a very stupid decision. It was filmed quickly between 12 and 18 days depending on the source with a minuscule budget, and actors the studio would rather have used elsewhere. Wells adaptation was especially memorable, as were many other productions, each featuring talented voices and actors. Fingers surreptitiously slips Nick the purse and disappears. Nora dutifully puts on a deep-V, backless, pleated gown with a flashy belt, train, and braided straps. But rather than act on this intelligence, Nick and Nora head to bed for some much needed rest. This Audio Archive feature presentation delivers William Powell and Myrna Loy, who reprise thei roles as Nick and Nora Charles, the sophisticated lovers at the heart of Dashiell Hammett's immortal romantic-mystery masterpiece, The Thin Man.
It was a rare victory over L. As the bell-ringers get ready for the visit of the dashing Bishop Peter Salver-Hinkley, the whole village is thrown into a frenzy. She retired from the screen to be a writer. Ethelred and its bells, which are the pride and glory of the whole community. In fact, many of the same set pieces from the first film appear in this one, too.
Join Our Free Mailing List. Poor innocent David getting twisted up in something so sordid! Discovering a streaming service to buy, rent, download, or view the W. Fun fact: although After The Thin Man is just the second Thin Man film, it was actually the fourth movie that Loy and Powell worked on together. This party forms a nice rhyme with the wild Christmas Eve party that Nick and Nora threw in their hotel suite back in New York. So many characters, so many convoluted storylines! Nick and Nora are soon trying to find the missing husband, Robert, and quickly find him at a local club. Selma finally spits it out: her no-good, gold-digging husband Robert has been missing for three days.
One bullet conveniently hits the latch on a large wicker hamper, and out tumbles another dead body. It began in 1934 by featuring dramas from Broadway, but there was not enough material to support the show. It began in 1934 by featuring dramas from Broadway, but there was not enough material to support the show. Selma continues to proclaim her innocence. And enjoy this four page ad from Motion Picture Daily! Screenwriters Frances Goodrich and Albert Hackett were nominated for Best Screenplay, though the prize went to The Story of Louis Pasteur.
But Aunt Katherine , a formidable, domineering lady, scolds Selma for telling Nora anything. Yep, that really is the old 3rd and Townsend depot, and yes, as a matter of fact, that really is Lotta's Fountain on lower Market Street, and how about that driveway leading up to their palatial home, complete with the breathtaking view? Luckily for everyone involved, there is apparently just the one Chinese restaurant in San Francisco. And Phil was an ex-con who had been convicted of blackmail! At the end of , Nick and Nora are on a train on their way home to San Francisco after spending Christmas solving the Thin Man case in New York. So he groggily takes Nora to the kitchen to make her those scrambled eggs. She acted in some big films in the early 1930s, but appeared in only two more films after this one.
. When the three begin to unravel Robert's secret life, the missing persons case turns into one of murder. Nick wants to accompany Lt. Disclaimer This podcast is intended for entertainment and information purposes only. In fact, filmmaker Cecil B. She gets a kick out of it.
We learn that he and Selma used to be engaged, but she broke it off when she met Robert. Clouds of Witness finds Wimsey investigating murder close to home, and in Unnatural Death he investigates the suspicious demise of an elderly woman. For more on the first Thin Man, visit. It all makes for a funny scene at the jail when Nick does arrive. Please let us know what you think of the film in the comments section, and rate this movie from one to five stars below as well. Since Nora is a very wealthy lady, we get some great outfits! And oh, yes, not that it probably matters that much, but there is a mystery and it does get solved. And there is a fight, as usual.
Robert is a womanizing rat who only married Selma for her money, while David is a kind, devoted soul who appears to be very much in love with Selma, still. But the public loved it. So David must have been the spy in the upper apartment, and Pedro recognized him and got suspicious. First things first: where is Asta? Marsh , Herbert Stothart , Edward Ward , Cedric Gibbons , Hunt Stromberg , directed by W. But she refuses when he kindly offers to make her some scrambled eggs. When the three begin to unravel Robert's secret life, the missing persons case turns into one of murder. This costume was featured in the publicity for the film: via: Anyway, beautifully-coated Nora directs their car to the Lichee Club because Selma mentioned something about Robert being at a Chinese restaurant.