Car 99 is a 1935 American thriller film directed by Charles Barton and written by Karl Detzer and C. Gardner Sullivan. The film stars Fred MacMurray, Ann Sheridan, Guy Standing, Marina Koshetz, Dean Jagger, William Frawley and Frank Craven. The film was released on March 2, 1935, by Paramount Pictures.[1][2]

Car 99
Directed byCharles Barton
Produced byBayard Veiller
Screenplay byKarl Detzer
C. Gardner Sullivan
StarringFred MacMurray
Ann Sheridan
Guy Standing
Marina Koshetz
Dean Jagger
William Frawley
Frank Craven
CinematographyWilliam C. Mellor
Edited byEda Warren
Distributed byParamount Pictures
Release date
  • March 2, 1935 (1935-03-02)
Running time
67 minutes
CountryUnited States


A story of the Michigan State Police and the strong sense of loyalty and duty it instills in its men. It follows the career of a newly-inducted rookie, Ross Martin, who has joined the force at the urging of his sweetheart, Mary Adams. Martin soon distinguishes himself by his bravery in the apprehension of criminals. But when the leader of a gang of bank robbers falls into his hands and then escapes, because of carelessness on Martin's part, he is suspended from the force.



  1. ^ F. S. N. (1935-02-23). "Movie Review - Car 99 - At the Rialto". Retrieved 2015-03-01.
  2. ^ "Car 99". Retrieved 2015-03-01.

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