For all his cynical edge, NYC gossip columnist Douglas Fairbanks, Jr. had a soft spot when it came to aspiring Broadway ingénue Frances Dee. However, when the blackmail that calculating mobster Lyle Talbot tries to run on her ends with deadly consequences, will the scandal hound help participate in a cover-up? Snappy pre-Code melodrama co-stars Ann Dvorak, Lee Tracy; William Wellman directs. AKA: "Such Things Happen." 71 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English DolbyDigital mono.