Headline Shooter (1933)

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Title: Headline Shooter [IMDb]

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Release date: July 28, 1933
Studio: RKO
Runtime: 61 minutes
IMDB genres: adventure, crime, drama, romance

Synopsis [hide]

The adventures of a wayward newsreel cameraman.

Plot keywords (from IMDb): 1930s, archive footage, arson, bartender, beauty contest, beauty contest judge, cigarette smoking, damsel in distress, danger, deception, destruction, disaster, double feature film, earthquake, female newspaper reporter, flood victim, gang leader, gang member, gangster, gangster's moll, grief, grindhouse film, gunfire, held at gunpoint, henchman, italian gangster, murderess, new york city, newspaper, newspaper columnist, newspaper editor, newspaper headline, newspaper photographer, newsreel cameraman, newsreel footage, photograph evidence, police detective, pre code film, racial slur, racial stereotype, recklessness, rejection, reprisal, retribution, stock footage, stress, tension, b movie

Cast and Crew

William GarganBill Allen
Frances DeeJane Mallory
Ralph BellamyHal Caldwell
Jack La RueRicci
Gregory RatoffHermie Gottlieb
Wallace FordMike
Robert BenchleyRadio announcer
Betty FurnessMiss Saunders
Hobart CavanaughHappy
June BrewsterBetty Kane
Franklin PangbornAdolphus G. Crocker
Dorothy BurgessRuby

Otto Brower: director

Roy Webb: composer

Max Steiner: musical director

Max Steiner: composer

Merian C. Cooper: director

Film Statistics

Film duration: 1:00:34
Music duration: 00:13:58
Pages in score: no score available
Total themes: 10
Themes with variants: 1
Total variants: 2
Total gestures: 0
Total underscoring sections: 0
Total underscoring duration: 00:00:00
Total instances: 12


Name Uses Variants
You Bunch of Fun 3 2
King Kong March 1 0
Transition 1 0

Source Music

Name Uses
Come Easy, Go Easy, Love 1
Ensemble Tuning 1
He’s Not the Marrying Kind 1
Isn’t This a Night For Love 1
RKO Tower 1
Tell Me is It Love? 1
You Can Depend on Me 1