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After the Thin Man

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After the Thin Man

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Myrna Loy, William Powell, Jimmy Stewart
director:
W.S. Van Dyke
author:
64334, 57611
genre:
Mystery and Thriller

We gave it an A

In After the Thin Man, Nick and Nora Charles (William Powell and Myrna Loy) return home to San Francisco and get involved in the most convoluted murder case of their screen career. The Thin Man, of course, was a pretty tough act to follow, and the sophistication of Nick and Nora’s relationship no longer came as a surprise in this first of five sequels. But overall, the picture is even more entertaining than the original, thanks to a terrific supporting cast of snooty society types and an against-the-grain performance by a young Jimmy Stewart. A

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