Having a Wonderful Crime
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Having a Wonderful Crime
Having Wonderful Crime spotlights Michael J. Malone, the murder-solving attorney created by author Craig Rice. The film is also ostensibly based on a novel by Rice, though precious little of the original actually made it to the screen. The story begins as Malone (Pat O'Brien) brusquely informs his newlywed friends Jake and Helene Justus (George Murphy and Carole Landis) that he's not going to allow them to suck him into another murder mystery. Unfortunately for the attorney, Jake and Helene shortly afterward attend a stage magic show wherein the star magician (George Zucco) disappears… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"The mystery story is fair, the comedy is silly, but there's lots of energy and the whole thing sort of works in an easy-going way."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
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