Title: The Mad Miss Manton
Director: Leigh Jason
Actors: Barbara Stanwyck, Henry Fonda, Sam Levene, Frances Mercer, Stanley Ridges, Whitney Bourne, Vickie Lester, Ann Evers, Catherine O’Quinn, Linda Perry, Eleanor Hansen, Hattie McDaniel, James Burke, Paul Guilfoyle
Genre: Comedy, Criminal, Romance
Why in Database: In the scene in the restaurant, one of the characters asks the waiter about “terrapin”, which is less common name for turtle. This question is definitely asked in the nutritional context.
– How’s the terrapin tonight?
– I don’t know. I’ll ask the guy in the kitchen.