The Crystal Ball (film)
|The Crystal Ball|
Theatrical release poster
|Directed by||Elliott Nugent|
|Produced by||Buddy G. DeSylva|
|Written by||Steven Vas|
|Screenplay by||Virginia Van Upp|
|Music by||Victor Young|
|Edited by||Doane Harrison|
|Distributed by||United Artists|
|Box office||$1 million (US rentals)|
Jo helps a young beauty queen, Toni Gerard (Paulette Goddard), find a job with Pop Tibbots (Cecil Kellaway) in an arcade. Toni ends up conspiring with Madame Zenobia to fool Jo's handsome attorney, Brad Cavanaugh (Ray Milland), into buying a piece of land.
The plan backfires when the land purchase gets Brad in trouble with the government. Toni, who has fallen for Brad, tries to persuade Zenobia to reveal her deceit, but Zenobia locks her in a closet and flees. Toni has to convince Brad that her love for him is real.
- "Top Grossers of the Season", Variety, 5 January 1944 p 54
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