No Hands on the Clock


Chester Morris plays a brash private detective.

No Hands on the Clock is a 1941 American film directed by Frank McDonald (director).

Plot summary

P.I. Humphrey Campbell (Chester Morris) and his pretty new bride (Jean Parker) find their honeymoon interrupted by his scheming boss (George Watts), a gang of bank robbers, and the hunt for a missing man.

Differences from novel


  • Chester Morris as Detective Humphrey Campbell
  • Jean Parker as Mrs. Louise Campbell
  • Rose Hobart as Mrs. Marion West
  • Dick Purcell as Red Harris
  • Astrid Allwyn as Gypsy Toland
  • Rod Cameron (actor) as Tom Reed, Ranch Foreman
  • Lorin Raker as Clyde Copley, the Undertaker
  • Billie Seward as Rose Madden
  • George Watts (actor) as Oscar Flack
  • James Kirkwood (actor) as Warren Benedict
  • Robert Middlemass as Police Chief Bates
  • Ralph Sanford as Officer Gimble
  • Grant Withers as Harry Belding, Handyman
  • George J. Lewis as Dave Paulson, Piano Player


Category:1941 films
Category:American crime drama films
Category:English-language films
Category:Black-and-white films
Category:Films based on novels
Category:Paramount Pictures films
Category:Films directed by Frank McDonald


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