Loew’s Inc. released The Thin Man Goes Home on January 25, 1945. Richard Thorpe directed the film starring William Powell, Myrna Loy, and Lucile Watson.
‘The Thin Man Goes Home’ 30-Second Summary
Nick and Nora Charles head to Nick’s hometown of Sycamore Springs with their dog, Asta, and without their son, Nick Jr, to spend some time with his parents who couldn’t care less to see their only grandson. Nick’s father is a prominent local physician who is quite disappointed with Nick’s choice of profession and his lifestyle in general. However, when Nick arrives, many of the townsfolk, including several local criminals, believe he’s there to work on a case despite his insistence that he’s just there for rest and relaxation. When an aircraft factory employee named Peter Berton winds up dead on his doorstep from a gunshot, Nick finds himself working on a case whether he wants to or not. After several more murders occur, Nick gathers everyone into the same room to reveal the true identity of the killer… leaving Daddy Charles impressed.
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