This five-disc set includes all nine Warners films starring Glenda Farell (plus Lola Lane and later Jane Wyman) as sassy reporter/sleuth Torchy Blane. "Smart Blonde" (1937) has Torchy solving a murder committed right in front of her. Blane gets involved in a smuggling case on a flight in "Fly Away Baby" (1937), then is immersed in a scandal with a rival newspaper in "The Adventurous Blonde" (1937). Torchy upsets everyone, including her detective fiance (Barton MacLane), by getting the scoop on abig case, in "Blondes at Work" (1938), and "Torchy Gets Her Man" (1938) after cracking a counterfeit money scam. Lane assumes the title role for "Torchy Blane in Panama" (1938) and follows a fencing outfit to Central America, then Farrell returns toface blackmail, murder and an Asian gang in "Torchy Blane in Chinatown" (1939). "Torchy Runs for Mayor" (1939) and brings down a corrupt politician in the process. Finally, Wyman takes over in the series' swan song, "Torchy Plays with Dynamite" (1939), and follows a gangster's moll to catch him. 9 hrs. total. Standard; Soundtrack: English.