Bud Abbott Lou Costello Meet the Killer (1949)

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  • Abbott and Costello Meet the Killer, Boris Karloff Alternative
  • Meet the Killer Alternative

Synopsis

Bud plays a hotel detective. Lou plays Freddie, the bagage man.

A particulary well known (but grumpy) and important person arrives at the LostCaverns Hotel which at present is catering a large number of suspicious persons. When the man is found dead in his room, Lou is thought to be the suspect. Unbenown to him, he has picked up a vital clue (a hankerchief) which the killer will stop at nothing to get back..

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