|Three Live Ghosts|
|Directed by||H. Bruce Humberstone|
|Produced by||John W. Considine Jr.|
|Screenplay by|| Frederic S. Isham |
C. Gardner Sullivan
|Starring|| Richard Arlen |
|Music by||William Axt|
|Cinematography|| James Wong Howe |
Chester A. Lyons
|Edited by||Tom Held|
Three Live Ghosts is a 1936 American comedy film directed by H. Bruce Humberstone and written by Frederic S. Isham and C. Gardner Sullivan. The film stars Richard Arlen, Beryl Mercer, Claud Allister, Charles McNaughton, Cecilia Parker and Dudley Digges. The film was released on January 10, 1936, by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.
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