The Live Wire

  • 1937
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Comedy

Typical British comedy casts Nedell as an American con man hiding out in England. In pursuit of a pretty young girl, he enters an office building and stumbles upon a company president on the verge of committing suicide. Learning that the executive is involved in an embezzling scheme, Nedell talks the man into taking a six-month leave and letting him take...read more

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Typical British comedy casts Nedell as an American con man hiding out in England. In pursuit of a pretty young girl, he enters an office building and stumbles upon a company president on the verge of committing suicide. Learning that the executive is involved in an embezzling scheme, Nedell

talks the man into taking a six-month leave and letting him take over the company. With a little book juggling, Nedell rescues the firm from bankruptcy.

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  • Rating: NR
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