The Missing Corpse

  • 1945

11 %
$ 2 Million

The Missing Corpse is a 1945 English-language Comedy Mystery movie written by Harry O. Hoyt and Raymond L. Schrock. The movie is directed by Albert Herman and produced by Leon Fromkess and Martin Mooney. A feud between rival newspapermen Kruger (Bromberg) and McDonald (Guilfoyle) goes deadly when blackmailing McDonald ends up murdered and his corpse planted in the trunk of Kruger's car. Good guy Kruger attempts to hide McDonald's body, with the help of chauffeur Hogan (Jenks), to keep from being charged with murder. However, zany scenarios occur as the body just won't stay hidden, and keeps on popping up in multiple places where Kruger is located, leading to him hiding the body again and again while Kruger tries to find the real killer. Written by Anonymous. The missing corpse features See Below in the title role along with an ensemble cast including J. Edward Bromberg, Isabel Randolph, Frank Jenks, Eric Sinclair, Paul Guilfoyle and Ben Welden. The music was composed by Karl Hajos. Cinematography was done by James S. Brown Jr. and editing by W. Donn Hayes. The motion picture has a running time of 62 minutes. It was released on 1st June 1945.

Release Date 01 JUN 1945



Comedy , Mystery

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