Radioland Murders
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A blend of screwball farce and whodunit murder mystery, this madcap period piece was the brainchild of executive producer George Lucas. In 1939, Penny Henderson (Mary Stuart Masterson) is the harried general secretary and de facto manager of a new fourth radio network, WBN. On the night that the Chicago station goes live on the air, a mysterious voice interrupts, and a series of murders soon follows, each one described by the same sonorous phantom. While Penny and her staff desperately try to keep WBN's roster of shows afloat during the unfolding crisis, her estranged husband Roger (Brian… More

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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 19%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"What an inglorious pity."
‑ Rory L. Aronsky, Film Threat
"Not the slightest bit funny. Annoying and obnoxious attempt at retro '30s humor."
‑ Fred Topel,
"What were they thinking?"
‑ Ken Hanke, Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
"The bottom line: If you can get past that sagging first third, there are some laughs to be had."
‑ Chris Hicks, Deseret News, Salt Lake City
"The cast must get an A for effort."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
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