In Phantom of 42nd Street, a drama critic turns sleuth when people connected to a former theatrical company begin dying one by one. The film is based on the novel of the same name by Milton Raison and Jack Harvey.
Tuesday, February 27, 2018
Monday, February 26, 2018
Tuesday, February 20, 2018
In The Riverside Murder, an inspector and an ambitious female journalist investigate when a financier is killed. The film is adapted from André Steeman's Les Six Hommes Morts by Selwyn Jepson (son of mystery author Edgar Jepson and uncle of writer Fay Weldon). The cast include Basil Sydney, Judy Gunn, and Alistair Sim.
Monday, February 19, 2018
|Illustration from "Three Detective |
Pards, or, Nobby Nick's Big Game"
by T. C. Harbaugh (1896)
• WHYY on the exhibition
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
In this episode of Markham, the lawyer turned private detective (Ray Milland) looks into the case of an elderly woman victimized by a medium. The story is by later Twilight Zone writers Charles Beaumont and Richard Matheson.
Monday, February 12, 2018
|Adelia Chiswell, |
member of the Red Cross
Women's Motor Corps
The luncheon, which is open to nonmembers, will be held at Capitol Skyline Hotel (Metro stop: Navy Yard) from 12–2 pm and is $35 per person. To RSVP, visit the AOI Web site.
Tuesday, February 06, 2018
In The Secret Place, the young son of a policeman (Michael Brooke) becomes entangled with jewel thieves. Belinda Lee, Ronald Lewis, and David McCallum costar. This film was Clive Donner's debut as a director.