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Nancy Drew, Reporter (1939)

March 20, 2016 @ 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM


UCLA Film & Television Archive and the Hammer Museum present “Family Flicks.”

Nancy Drew, Reporter (1939)
Directed by William Clemens

Would-be reporter Nancy Drew (Bonita Granville) is determined to clear the name of a girl accused of murder, bringing friend Ted Nickerson (Frank Thomas) reluctantly along for the ride. Despite car chases, tough guys, and the fatherly objections of Mr. Drew, the teen sleuth is undaunted in bringing the culprit to justice, in this high-spirited mystery inspired by the novels.

Production: Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. Distribution: Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. Director: William Clemens. Based on the novels by Carolyn Keene. Screenwriter: Kenneth Gamet. Cinematographer: Arthur Edeson. Editor: Frank Dewar. Composer: H. Roemheld. With: Bonita Granville, John Litel, Frank Thomas, Mary Lee, Dickie Jones.

16mm, b/w, 68 min.

Note: recommended for ages 8+

More Info: UCLA Film & Television Archive Website


March 20, 2016
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
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Billy Wilder Theater
10899 Wilshire Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90024 United States