The Headline Woman


Smug reporter with dinky, bifurcated moustache aids young woman suspected of murder. Details in next edition.

The Headline Woman is a 1935 American film directed by William Nigh and starring Heather Angel (actress) and Ford Sterling.
The film is also known as The Woman in the Case in the United Kingdom.

Plot summary


  • Heather Angel (actress) as Myrna Van Buren
  • Roger Pryor (actor) as Bob Grayson
  • Ford Sterling as Hugo Meyer
  • Conway Tearle as Police Commissioner Frank Desmond
  • Robert Gleckler as Harry Chase
  • Russell Hopton as Craig, Reporter
  • Jack La Rue as Phil Zarias
  • Theodore von Eltz as Johnny "Full House" Corinti
  • Morgan Wallace as Clarkey
  • Franklin Pangborn as Hamilton, Reporter
  • Ward Bond as Johnson, Reporter
  • Wade Boteler as Police Lt. Flanagan
  • Syd Saylor as Murphy, Reporter
  • George J. Lewis as O'Shay, Reporter
  • George "Gabby" Hayes as Police Desk Sgt. Duffy
  • Wheeler Oakman as Panther Fielding
  • Lillian Miles as Trini
  • Warner Richmond as Henchman Bradley
  • Harry Bowen as Ernie, News Photographer


Category:1935 films
Category:American crime drama films
Category:English-language films
Category:Black-and-white films
Category:Mascot Pictures films


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