The Canary Murder Case (1929)
Cast: William Powell, Louise Brooks, James Hall, Jean Arthur, Gustav von Seyffertitz, Eugene Pallette, Ned Sparks. Directed by Malcolm St. Clair. ~ ~ ~ Detective Philo Vance (William Powell) investigates the murder of "The Canary" (Louise Brooks) in this film based on S. S. Van Dine's novel. Originally made as a silent, the film is presented with a soundtrack as released by Paramount in 1929. Images shown on this page have been taken directly from the DVD.