Danger on the Air


The sponsor of a radio program is murdered at the station during a broadcast.

Danger on the Air is a 1938 American film directed by Otis Garrett.

Plot summary

Nan Grey, as Christina "Steenie" MacCorkle, a radio advertising executive, is suspected of murdering her client, Berton Churchill, as Caesar Kluck, a soda magnate.
Loathed by all who met him, or forced to work, with his underhanded business machinations, the victims, and suspects, start piling up. Including thug, Joe Downing, as Gangster Joe Carney; Lee J. Cobb as Tony Lisotti, trying to protect his daughter, Louise Stanley, as Maria Lisotti, from being another notch on Kluck's belt; and, Peter Lind Hayes, as Harry Lake, who is desperate to get on the air, seemingly at any cost.

Category:1938 films
Category:1930s crime films
Category:American films
Category:Black-and-white films
Category:English-language films
Category:Films based on novels
Category:American mystery films

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