The Bat (1926 film)
1926 film by Roland West
- Directed by Roland West. Written by Julien Josephson, based on The Bat by Mary Roberts Rinehart and Avery Hopwood and the novel The Circular Staircase by Rinehart.
A laugh with every gasp!
- That Jap butler gives me the willies. The Flemings through him in with the lease, but I'd throw him OUT!
- Miss Cornelia Van Gorder: [the lights go out, calling up the stairs] LIZZIE!
- Lizzie Allen: [with a newspaper in her mouth, swinging a bear trap at the window. Miss Van Gorder comes in and she stops and takes the paper out of her mouth] I see by the paper that the Bat's in the neighborhood. I'm setting a bear trap for him.
- Detective Moletti: What's your full name?
- Lizzie Allen: Lizzie Allen - whether I'm full or not.
- Detective Moletti: How old are you?
- Lizzie Allen: Twenty-two.
- Miss Cornelia Van Gorder: She's forty!