Featuring History of Mystery/Detective Fiction and Other Literary Ramblings of Elizabeth Foxwell
Tuesday, May 21, 2013
The Long Arm (aka The Third Key, 1956).
In The Long Arm, Jack Hawkins stars as Scotland Yard superintendent Tom Halliday, who is on the trail of a safecracker and murderer. The film is directed by The Cruel Sea's Charles Frend, with story and screenplay by journalist-producer Robert Barr.