Twelve Crowded Hours

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Twelve Crowded Hours
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Directed by Lew Landers
Written by Garrett Fort
Peter Ruric
Produced byRobert Sisk
Starring Richard Dix
Lucille Ball
Cinematography Nicholas Musuraca
Edited by Harry Marker
Music by Roy Webb
Distributed byRKO Pictures
Release date
  • March 3, 1939 (1939-03-03) [1]
Running time
64 min

Twelve Crowded Hours is a 1939 film directed by Lew Landers and starring Richard Dix and Lucille Ball.[ citation needed ]



When the brother of his girlfriend Paula Sanders is accused of murder, reporter Nick Green tries to clear him.[ citation needed ]

He suspects gangster George Costain of the crime. Nick steals a satchel of Costain's policy racket receipts, placing his life and Paula's in great danger.[ citation needed ]


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  1. "Twelve Crowded Hours: Detail View". American Film Institute. Retrieved April 11, 2014.