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Nov 15, 2021 RKO Radio Pictures
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Out of the Past (billed in the UK as Build My Gallows High ) is a 1947 private investigator mystery film, starring Robert Mitchum, Jane Greer, Rhonda Fleming, and Kirk Douglas. It also features Steve Brodie, Paul Valentine, Dickie Moore, Richard Webb, and Virginia Huston. Synopsis : Former private investigator Jeff Markum—living a new life as Jeff Bailey in a rural community in order to escape from his former racketeer employer—is, unfortunately, tracked down by a man working for the former...
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Sep 27, 2021 Warner Bros.
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The Big Sleep is a 1946 private detective mystery film starring Humphrey Bogart and Lauren Bacall. It also features Martha Vickers, John Ridgely, Regis Toomey, Charles Waldron, Sonia Darrin, Louis Jean Heydt, Dorothy Malone, and Elisha Cook, Jr. Synopsis : Private detective Philip Marlowe is called to the mansion of a wealthy retired general to investigate allegations of gambling debts incurred by the general's youngest daughter—evidenced by several promissory notes signed by her—and which...
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Aug 2, 2021
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Phantom Lady is a 1944 secretary detective mystery film starring Alan Curtis, Ella Raines, and Franchot Tone. It also features Thomas Gomez, Elish Cook Jr., and Fay Helm. Synopsis : A disappointed engineer, Scott Henderson, meets an equally disappointed woman at a Manhattan bar, who agrees to go to a show with him on the condition that she remain anonymous. Henderson agrees, but when he later ends up accused of murdering someone else during the time he spent with the unnamed woman, he soon...
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Jul 29, 2021 Warner Bros.
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Mystery of the Wax Museum is a 1933 newspaper reporter detective murder mystery, starring Lionel Atwill, Glenda Farrell, Fay Wray and Frank McHugh. It also features Edwin Maxwell, Gavin Gordon, and Arthur Edmund Carewe. Synopsis : After sculptor Ivan Igor's wax museum in London—along with all of his wax sculptures of famous historical figures—is burned to the ground during an altercation with his partner, Igor resurfaces twelve years later in New York City and opens a new wax museum, which...
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Jul 29, 2021 Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
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Night Must Fall is a 1937 niece detective murder mystery, starring Rosalind Russell, Robert Montgomery, and Dame May Whitty. It also features Merle Tottenham, Alan Marshall, Kathleen Harrison, and Matthew Boulton. Synopsis : When local police begin searching for the body of a missing woman in the woods near the home of Mrs. Bramson, a crotchety old widow, her resident niece assistant, Olivia, along with the maid and cook, begin to speculate on what may have become of the woman. Soon thereafter,...
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Jun 4, 2021 Columbia Pictures
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The Walls Came Tumbling Down is a 1946 newspaper columnist detective murder mystery, starring Lee Bowman, Marguerite Chapman, Jonathan Hale, and Lee Patrick. It also features Edgar Buchanan and George Macready. Synopsis : Newspaper columnist Gilbert Archer arrives at the rectory of a local Catholic church, where Father Walsh, one of his oldest and closest friends lives, only to find his body hanging from a noose in his room with a chair underneath it turned over on the floor in what appears to...
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May 21, 2021 Columbia Pictures
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The Crime Doctor's Diary is a 1949 psychiatrist detective murder mystery starring Warner Baxter, Stephen Dunne, Lois Maxwell, and Don Beddoe. It is the final film of ten films in the Crime Doctor series. It also features Adele Jergens, Robert Armstrong, and Whit Bissell. Synopsis : After being released from prison, a convicted arsonist pays a visit to criminal psychiatrist Dr. Robert Ordway—whose recommendation to the state parole board helped him obtain a very early release from his ten year...
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May 20, 2021 Columbia Pictures
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The Crime Doctor's Gamble is a 1947 psychiatrist detective murder mystery starring Warner Baxter, Marcel Journet, Roger Dann, and Micheline Cheirel. It is the ninth of ten films in the Crime Doctor series. It also features Steven Geray, Eduardo Ciannelli, and Maurice Marsac. Synopsis : While criminal psychiatrist Dr. Robert Ordway is vacationing in Paris he runs across a police detective who is an old friend of his, and who promises to show him the town. However, Ordway also becomes interested...
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May 17, 2021 Columbia Pictures
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The Millerson Case is a 1947 psychiatrist detective murder mystery starring Warner Baxter, Addison Richards, and Griff Barnett. It is the eighth of ten films in the Crime Doctor series. It also features Nancy Saunders, Paul Guilfoyl, and Clem Bevans. Synopsis : While criminal psychiatrist Dr. Robert Ordway is vacationing in a small town in the Blue Ridge Mountains, several deaths occur as a result of the breakout of a typhoid epidemic. However, one of the deaths—even though the deceased had...
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May 17, 2021 Columbia Pictures
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Crime Doctor's Man Hunt is a 1946 psychiatrist detective murder mystery starring Warner Baxter, Ellen Drew, Claire Carleton, and William Frawley. It is the seventh of ten films in the Crime Doctor series. It also features Myron Healey, Bernard Nedell, and Frank Sully. Synopsis : Criminal psychiatrist Dr. Robert Ordway is consulted by an ex-serviceman suffering from temporary loss of memory spells, during which he finds himself wandering around in an unfamiliar part of the city. While Ordway...
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May 15, 2021 Columbia Pictures
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Just Before Dawn is a 1946 psychiatrist detective murder mystery starring Warner Baxter, Charles D. Brown, and Adelle Roberts. It is the sixth of ten films in the Crime Doctor series. It also features Mona Barrie, Robert Barrat, Marvin Miller, and Martin Kosleck. Synopsis : While at home one evening, criminal psychiatrist Dr. Robert Ordway is summoned to a party at a neighbor's home where a man suffering from diabetes has become unconscious. Although Ordway administers to the man an injection...
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May 15, 2021 Columbia Pictures
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The Crime Doctor's Courage is a 1945 psychiatrist detective murder mystery starring Warner Baxter, Hillary Brooke, Stephen Crane, and Jerome Cowan. It is the fifth of ten films in the Crime Doctor series. It also features Emory Parnell, Robert Scott, Anthony Caruso, and Lloyd Corrigan. Synopsis : While on vacation, criminal psychiatrist Dr. Robert Ordway is approached by a newlywed woman who requests his attendance at a dinner party to be held at her home so that Ordway can observe her new...
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May 14, 2021 Columbia Pictures
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The Crime Doctor's Warning is a 1945 psychiatrist detective murder mystery starring Warner Baxter, John Litel, and Coulter Irwin. It is the fourth of ten films in the Crime Doctor series. It also features Miles Mander, John Abbott and Alma Kruger. Synopsis : Psychiatrist Dr. Robert Ordway is consulted by a struggling artist who happens to live in the same apartment complex as a model who was murdered the night before; and, because he suffers from blackouts during which he cannot remember...
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May 13, 2021 Columbia Pictures
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Shadows in the Night is a 1944 psychiatrist detective murder mystery starring Warner Baxter, Nina Foch, Ben Welden, and George Zucco. It is the third of ten films in the Crime Doctor series. It also features Edward Norris, Lester Matthews, Jeanne Bates, and Minor Watson. Synopsis : As he is just about to go to sleep very late one night at 3 a.m., psychiatrist Dr. Robert Ordway is paid an unexpected visit by a well-to-do textile designer who is concerned about her propensity to sleepwalk as of...
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May 12, 2021 Columbia Pictures
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The Crime Doctor's Strangest Case is a 1943 psychiatrist detective murder mystery starring Warner Baxter, Lloyd Bridges, Lynn Merrick, and Barton MacLane. It is the second of ten films in the Crime Doctor series. It also features Virginia Brissac, Rose Hobart, Reginald Denny, Jerome Cowan, and Gloria Dickson. Synopsis : Psychiatrist Dr. Robert Ordway is visited for marital advice by a young friend of his whom he had formerly helped to obtain a new trial on a murder charge, which resulted in his...
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May 12, 2021 Columbia Pictures
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Crime Doctor is a 1943 amnesiac detective mystery film starring Warner Baxter, Ray Collins, and Margaret Lindsay. It is the first of ten films in the Crime Doctor series. It also features John Litel, Harold Huber, Don Costello, and Leon Ames. Synopsis : Phil Morgan, the mastermind of a $200,000 payroll robbery, discovers he is suffering from amnesia when he wakes up in a hospital bed after being thrown from a speeding car. A visit from one of the members of the gang with whom he pulled off the...
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Ten Little Niggers is a work of detective fiction by British writer Agatha Christie. It was first published in the UK by the Collins Crime Club on November 6, 1939, and in the US by Dodd, Mead and Company, under the title And Then There Were None , early the following year. There is also a Pocket Books paperback edition, published between 1964 and 1986, under the title Ten Little Indians . The book is the fourth of her fourteen stand-alone detective novels. The book is both the world's...
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Apr 25, 2021 Agatha Christie
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Why Didn't They Ask Evans? is a work of detective fiction by British writer Agatha Christie. It was first published in the UK by the Collins Crime Club in September of 1934, and in the US by Dodd, Mead and Company, under the title The Boomerang Clue , in 1935. The book is the third of her fourteen full-length stand-alone detective novels.
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Apr 23, 2021 Agatha Christie
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The Sittaford Mystery is a work of detective fiction by British writer Agatha Christie. It was first published in the US by Dodd, Mead and Company in 1931 under the title The Murder at Hazelmoor , and in the UK by the Collins Crime Club, under Christie's original title, later that same year. The book is the second of her fourteen full-length stand-alone detective novels.
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Apr 18, 2021 Agatha Christie
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The Man in the Brown Suit is a work of detective fiction by British writer Agatha Christie. It was first  published in the UK by The Bodley Head on August 22, 1924, and in the US by Dodd, Mead and Company, later in the same year. The book is the first of her fourteen full-length stand-alone detective novels. While being a stand-alone novel, it does, however, introduce the character Colonel Race, whom Christie also uses in some of her later novels.
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Apr 8, 2021 Agatha Christie
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Death on the Nile is a work of detective fiction by British writer Agatha Christie, first published in the UK by the Collins Crime Club on November 1, 1937; and in the US by Dodd, Mead and Company, the following year. The book is the fifteenth of thirty-three full-length novels featuring her detective Hercule Poirot.
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Hercule Poirot's Christmas is a work of detective fiction by British writer Agatha Christie, first published in the UK by the  Collins Crime Club on December 19, 1938, and in the US by Dodd, Mead and Company in February 1939, under the title Murder for Christmas . A paperback edition was also published in the US in 1947 by Avon Books, under the title A Holiday for Murder . The book is the seventeenth of thirty-three full-length novels featuring her detective Hercule Poirot.
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Mar 31, 2021 Agatha Christie
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Mrs. McGinty's Dead is a work of detective fiction by British writer Agatha Christie, first published in the US by Dodd, Mead and Company in February 1952, and in the UK by the Collins Crime Club in March of the same year. The Detective Book Club also issued and edition in 1952, entitled Blood Will Tell . The book is the twenty-fourth of thirty-three full-length novels featuring her detective Hercule Poirot.
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Mar 29, 2021 Agatha Christie
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Taken at the Flood is a work of detective fiction by British writer Agatha Christie, first published in the US by Dodd, Mead and Company in March 1948 under the title There is Tide . . . , and in the UK by the Collins Crime Club in November of the same year, under Christie's original title. The book is the twenty-third of thirty-three full-length novels featuring her detective Hercule Poirot.
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One, Two, Buckle My Shoe is a work of detective fiction by British writer Agatha Christie, first published in the UK by the Collins Crime Club in November 1940, and in the US by Dodd, Mead and Company in February 1941, under the title The Patriotic Murders . A paperback edition in the US by Dell books in 1953 changed the title again to An Overdose of Death. The book is the nineteenth of thirty-three full-length novels featuring her detective Hercule Poirot. It also features Chief Inspector Japp.
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Mar 24, 2021 Agatha Christie
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Five Little Pigs is a work of detective fiction by British writer Agatha Christie, first published in the US by Dodd, Mead and Company in May 1942, under the title of Murder in Retrospect ; and in the UK by the Collins Crime Club, either in November of the same year or in January 1943. The book is the twenty-first of thirty-three full-length novels featuring her detective Hercule Poirot.
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Mar 21, 2021 Agatha Christie
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Evil Under the Sun is a work of detective fiction by British writer Agatha Christie, first published in the UK by the Collins Crime Club in June 1941, and in the US by Dodd, Mead and Company in October of the same year. The book is the twentieth of thirty-three full-length novels featuring her detective Hercule Poirot.
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Mar 17, 2021 Agatha Christie
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The Hollow is a work of detective fiction by British writer Agatha Christie, first published in the US by Dodd, Mead &  Co. in 1946, and in the UK by the Collins Crime Club, in November of the same year. A paperback edition in the US by Dell Books in 1954 changed the title to Murder after Hours . The book is the twenty-second of thirty-three full-length novels featuring her detective Hercule Poirot.
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Mar 13, 2021 Agatha Christie
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Sad Cypress is a work of detective fiction by British writer Agatha Christie, first published in the UK by the Collins Crime Club in March of 1940, and in the US by Dodd, Mead and Company, later in the same year. The book is the eighteenth of thirty-three full-length novels featuring her detective Hercule Poirot.
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Feb 21, 2021 Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc.
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Fly Away Baby is a 1937 newspaper reporter detective mystery film starring Glenda Farrell, Barton MacLane, Tom Kennedy and Gordon Oliver. It also features Hugh O'Connell and Joe King. It is the second of nine films in the Torchy Blane series. Synopsis : Fast-talking, wisecracking, female newspaper reporter Torchy Blane, upon leaving the marriage license bureau after waiting for two hours for her police detective boyfriend Lt. Steve McBride to show up, inadvertently discovers him at the scene...
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Feb 18, 2021 Warner Bros. Pictures
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Smart Blonde is a 1937 newspaper reporter detective mystery film starring Glenda Farrell, Barton MacLane, Addison Richards, and Wini Shaw. It also features Tom Kennedy, Jane Wyman, Charlotte Wynters, and Robert Paige. It is the first of nine films in the Torchy Blane series. Synopsis : Fast-talking, wisecracking, female newspaper reporter Torchy Blane hops a train to get an interview with passenger Tiny Torgenson about the details of his purchase of the Million Club, and various gambling and...
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Sep 24, 2020 Republic Pictures
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Mr. District Attorney is a 1941 attorney and newspaper reporter detective-team mystery film starring Dennis O'Keefe and Florence Rice. It also features Stanley Ridges, Minor Watson, Charles Arnt, and Peter Lorre. Synopsis : Through the influence of a rich uncle, a recent law school graduate, P. Cadwallader Jones, secures a position as a deputy district attorney. After an embarrassing first assignment, however, Jones is relegated to investigating a seemingly unsolvable cold case. Nevertheless,...
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Sep 22, 2020 Warner Bros.
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The Smiling Ghost is a 1941 citizen detective mystery film starring Wayne Morris, Brenda Marshall and Alexis Smith. It also features Alan Hale, Lee Patrick, Charles Halton, Helen Westley and Willie Best. Synopsis : When unemployed engineer Alexander "Lucky" Downing places an ad in a local newspaper for work doing "anything legal," he is quickly contacted by the grandmother of a wealthy socialite who is willing to pay him a thousand dollars plus expenses to feign engagement...
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Sep 20, 2020 Warner Bros.
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The Return of Doctor X is a 1939 newspaper reporter detective mystery film starring Wayne Morris, Dennis Morgan, John Litel, and Humphrey Bogart as Doctor X. It also features Rosemary Lane, Lya Lys, and Huntz Hall. Synopsis : When newspaper reporter Walter Garrett arrives at the apartment of a stage actress who has granted him an interview, he finds her dead body lying on the floor in her bedroom. However, by the time the police arrive (no thanks to Garrett, who doesn't call them, but instead...
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Sep 20, 2020 First National Pictures
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Doctor X is a 1932 newspaper reporter detective mystery film starring Lionel Atwill, Fay Wray, and Lee Tracy. It also features Robert Warwick, Preston Foster, Leila Bennett, and George Rosener. Synopsis : Newspaper reporter Lee Taylor has been attempting to uncover the truth about a pathological murderer known as "The Moon Killer," who has committed a murder under the light of the full moon for six consecutive months. On the night of the most recent murder, Taylor sneaks into the...
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Sep 18, 2020 RKO Radio Pictures
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The Mad Miss Manton is a 1938 citizen detective mystery film, starring Barbara Stanwyck and Henry Fonda. It also features Frances Mercer, Whitney Bourne, Sam Levene, and Hattie McDaniel. Synopsis : While out walking her dogs at 3 a.m. after coming home from a party, wealthy socialite Melsa Manton sees an acquaintance of hers run from the unoccupied home of a wealthy banker which is for sale, and decides to investigate. Upon entering the home and looking around, she soon stumbles upon a corpse,...
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Sep 16, 2020 Universal Studios
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Sherlock Holmes Faces Death is a 1943 private detective mystery film starring Basil Rathbone and Nigel Bruce. It also features Hillary Brooke, Dennis Hoey, Arthur Margetson and Milburn Stone. It is the sixth of fourteen films in the Basil Rathbone as Sherlock Holmes series. Synopsis : While serving as resident physician to several ex-servicemen living at Musgrave Manor—a mansion with a mysterious and somewhat sinister history according to the locals—Dr. Watson relates to Sherlock Holmes in...
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Sep 14, 2020 Paramount Pictures
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The Gracie Allen Murder Case is a 1939 private detective mystery film starring Warren William and Gracie Allen. It also features Kent Taylor, Jerome Cowan, and Ellen Drew. It is the eleventh of fifteen films in the Philo Vance series. Synopsis : When Gracie Allen's uncle arranges for an acquaintance of his, Bill Brown, to show Gracie the town, the pair accidentally stumble upon the murder of an escaped convict—for which the police then arrest Bill. Bill decides to employ Philo Vance to...
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Sep 13, 2020 RKO Radio Pictures
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While the City Sleeps is a 1956 news commentator detective crime film starring Dana Andrews and Sally Forrest. It also features George Sanders, Ida Lupino, Thomas Mitchell, Vincent Price, Rhonda Fleming, Howard Duff, and James Craig. Synopsis : A serial killer is on the loose in New York City when news media mogul Amos Kyne dies, and his inexperienced son Walter inherits the business. Upon assuming leadership, Walter decides to initiate a contest among his top three employees to determine who...
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Sep 10, 2020 Producers Releasing Corporation
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Lady Chaser is a 1946 citizen detective mystery film starring Robert Lowery and Inez Cooper. It also features Frank Ferguson, Ann Savage, and William Haade. Synopsis : When Peter Kane's girlfriend, Dorian Westmore, is wrongfully accused of murdering her uncle, Kane proceeds to pull out all the stops in hopes of finding evidence sufficient enough to vindicate her.
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Sep 8, 2020 RKO Pictures
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Death of a Scoundrel is a 1956 movie-viewer whodunit mystery film starring George Sanders and Yvonne De Carlo. It also features Zsa Zsa Gabor, John Hoyt, Nancy Gates and Coleen Gray. Synopsis : In the opening scene of the film, business tycoon Clementi Sabourin is found lying dead on his bed. Soon the police arrive and begin questioning the members of the household concerning the murder. When they turn to Sabourin's assistant, Bridget Kelly, she volunteers to explain to them—by telling the...
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Sep 4, 2020 Columbia Pictures
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Dangerous Blondes is a 1943 mystery writer detective mystery film starring Allyn Joslyn and Evelyn Keyes. It also features Anita Louise, Edmund Lowe, Frank Craven, Ann Savage, and William Demarest. Synopsis : A female friend of mystery writer Barry Craig's wife, Jane Craig, correctly suspects that foul play will occur at one of her employer's advertising studio photo sessions, and she wants Barry to be there in the hopes that he can possibly prevent it from happening. However, even though both...
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Aug 20, 2020 20th Century Fox
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The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes is a 1939 private detective mystery film starring Basil Rathbone and Nigel Bruce. It also features Ida Lupino, George Zucco, and Henry Stephenson. It is the second of fourteen films in the Basil Rathbone as Sherlock Holmes series. Synopsis : Private detective Sherlock Holmes rushes to court with evidence certain to convict his arch nemesis Professor Moriarty of murder; however, Holmes arrives a moment too late, as a verdict of not guilty has just been rendered...
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Aug 20, 2020 20th Century Fox
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The Hound of the Baskervilles is a 1939 private detective mystery film starring Basil Rathbone and Nigel Bruce. It also features Lionel Atwill, Richard Greene, Wendy Barrie, and Morton Lowry. It is the first of fourteen films in the Basil Rathbone as Sherlock Holmes series. Synopsis : Private detective Sherlock Holmes and his colleague Dr. Watson receive a visit from a doctor who is concerned about the well-being of his friend, Sir Henry Baskerville; who, being the last of the Baskervilles, is...
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Jul 6, 2020 Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
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The Mystery of Mr. X is a 1934 jewel thief detective mystery film starring Robert Montgomery and Elizabeth Allan. It also features Henry Stephenson, Lewis Stone, Forrester Harvey, and Ivan Simpson. Synopsis : Jewel thief Nick Revel is anxious to get rid of a valuable diamond that he's stolen; but which, unfortunately, is wrongfully associated by the police with a serial killer—calling himself X—who specifically targets police officers. Nick soon decides that the only way to cash in on his...
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Jul 6, 2020 Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
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Lady in the Lake is a 1947 private detective mystery film starring Robert Montgomery and Audrey Totter. It also features Leon Ames, Tom Tully, Lloyd Nolan and Jayne Meadows. Synopsis : Private detective Philip Marlowe decides to try his hand at writing a detective novel based on one of his actual case experiences. However, when he follows up on an invitation from a publisher—to whom he's sent a copy of the manuscript—he quickly ends up being hired to investigate the disappearance of the...
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Jul 5, 2020 Warner Bros.
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The Big Sleep , 1945 pre-release version, is an earlier version of the 1946 released version of the private detective mystery film starring Humphrey Bogart and Lauren Bacall. This version of the movie was never released. It also features Martha Vickers, John Ridgely, Regis Toomey, Charles Waldron, Sonia Darrin, Louis Jean Heydt, Dorothy Malone, and Elisha Cook, Jr. The 1946 released version can be viewed at the following link: https://archive.org/details/1_20210927_20210927_2228 Synopsis :...
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X Y Z: A Detective Story is a work of police detective fiction by American writer Anna Katharine Green, published in the US in 1883 by G. P. Putnam's Sons. Synopsis : Hoping to discover information about an elusive counterfeiting ring, a US Secret Service detective arrives at the post office of a small Massachusetts town in order to track a number of reportedly suspicious-looking mailings—regularly picked up at the post office there—but addressed only to the simple initials X. Y. Z. Upon...
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Jun 24, 2020 Republic Pictures
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Trent's Last Case is a 1952 British newspaper reporter detective mystery film starring Michael Wilding and Margaret Lockwood. It also features Orson Welles, John McCallum, and Miles Malleson. Synopsis : Newspaper reporter Phillip Trent is assigned to cover the mysterious death of an international financier. Although the verdict at the coroner's inquest is that the deceased has died by his own hand, several inexplicable facts associated with the death cause Trent to become strongly suspicious...
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Jun 23, 2020 Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
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London by Night is a 1937 American newspaper reporter detective mystery film starring George Murphy and Rita Johnson. It also features George Zucco, Virginia Field, Montagu Love, Eddie Quillan and Leo G. Carroll. Synopsis : The evening before newspaper reporter Michael Denis is planning to take a vacation in Paris, a murder apparently occurs across the street from a local London pub where he is having a drink. Although the case holds little to no interest for him because of his impending...
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Jun 22, 2020 J. S. Fletcher
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The Middle Temple Murder is a work of newspaper editor detective fiction by British writer J. S. Fletcher, published in the US in August 1919 by Alfred A. Knopf. Synopsis : While walking home from work early one June morning along Fleet Street, just before 3 a.m., newspaper editor Frank Spargo notices a police officer whom he knows standing at the entrance to Middle Temple Lane just off Fleet Street. Knowing that he's a newsman, the officer invites Spargo to accompany him to observe the body of...
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Jun 18, 2020 J. S. Fletcher
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The Rayner-Slade Amalgamation is a work of citizen detective fiction by British writer J. S. Fletcher, published in April 1922 by Alfred A. Knopf. Synopsis : Successful Bradford, England, businessman Marshall Allerdyke arrives at his home town by train from Manchester one evening; whereupon his chauffeur immediately hands him a telegram—sent from on board a ship earlier that afternoon by his cousin James Allerdyke—requesting that he come at once to meet him in Hull, where his ship will soon...
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Jun 15, 2020 J. S. Fletcher
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Dead Men's Money is a work of citizen detective fiction by British writer J. S. Fletcher, first published in the UK under the title Droonin' Watter in 1919, and in the US in September 1920 by Alfred A. Knopf. Synopsis : Hugh Moneylaws is a sincere young lawyer's assistant living at home with his widowed mother, but dreaming of marrying his childhood sweetheart and raising a family together with her. However, when he stumbles upon a murder, he soon finds himself deeply involved in a circuitous...
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Jun 9, 2020 Warner Bros.
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The Case of the Black Parrot is a 1941 American newspaper reporter detective mystery film starring William Lundigan and Maris Wrixon. It also features Charles Waldron, Paul Cavanagh, and Eddie Foy Jr. Synopsis : On a passenger ship sailing from Europe to America, a newspaper reporter, Jim Moore, falls in love with daughter of a wealthy businessman and art collector. However, when he visits the businessman's home after the ship arrives in America to ask for the daughter's hand in marriage, a...
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Jun 9, 2020 Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
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One New York Night is a 1935 American vacationist detective mystery film starring Franchot Tone and Una Merkel. It also features Steffi Duna, Charles Starrett, Harvey Stephens and Conrad Nagel. Synopsis : Wyomingite Foxhall Ridgeway arrives at an upscale hotel in New York City for a vacation in which intends to secure a wife whom he can bring back with him to Wyoming. However, soon after settling into his hotel room, he opens a connecting door, which he discovers ajar, leading into the hotel...
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Jun 8, 2020 Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
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The Bishop Murder Case is a 1929 American private detective mystery film starring Basil Rathbone. It also features Leila Hyams, Alec B. Francis, and Roland Young. It is the fourth of fifteen films in the Philo Vance series. Synopsis : When a bizarre murder occurs at the estate of a well-known professor, the local district attorney contacts private detective Philo Vance in order to seek his assistance in solving the crime.
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Jun 8, 2020 Warner Bros. - First National Pictures
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Fog Over Frisco is a 1934 American newspaper reporter detective mystery film starring Bette Davis, Margaret Lindsay, and Donald Woods. It also features Arthur Byron, Lyle Talbot and Alan Hale. Synopsis : Newspaper reporter Tony Sterling is in love with the younger step-sister of a notoriously extravagant socialite. However, when he stumbles upon a murder, he quickly finds it necessary to investigate the murder himself in hopes of helping his girlfriend.
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May 27, 2020 Warner Bros.
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The Nurse's Secret is a 1941 American nurse detective mystery film starring Lee Patrick and Regis Toomey. It also features Clara Blandick, Charles D. Waldron, and Ann Edmonds. Synopsis : When a mysterious death occurs at a mansion, a hospital nurse, Ruth Adams, is recruited by the police both to provide in-home care to a patient in the household suffering from shock over the death and to simultaneously watch the household for any suspicious occurrences.
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May 26, 2020 Warner Bros.
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Footsteps in the Dark is a 1941 American mystery writer detective mystery film starring Errol Flynn and Brenda Marshall. It also features Allen Jenkins, Lee Patrick, Ralph Bellamy and Alan Hale. Synopsis : Investment counselor Francis Warren—unbeknownst to his wife Rita and nearly everyone else—is leading a second life as a mystery writer using the nom de plume F. X. Pettijohn. After a new acquaintance of his suddenly turns up dead, Warren, suspecting foul play—even though the police do...
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May 25, 2020 Universal Pictures
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Hollywood Story is a 1951 American movie producer detective mystery film starring Ricard Conte and Julia Adams. It also features Jim Backus, Fred Clark, Henry Hull, and Richard Egan. Synopsis : Successful New York movie producer Larry O'Brien flies to California to make a picture at the behest of his partner who is in California. Upon arrival, O'Brien is picked up at the airport by his old high school friend, who is also a booking agent. The booking agent has picked out an old movie...
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May 25, 2020 RKO Radio Pictures
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Forty Naughty Girls is a 1937 American schoolteacher detective mystery film starring ZaSu Pitts and James Gleason. It also features Alan Edwards, Joan Woodbury, and Frank M. Thomas. It is the sixth, and last, of six films in the Hildegarde Withers series. Synopsis : Schoolteacher Hildegarde Withers has a date to go to a show with police inspector Oscar Piper. However, while they are watching the show a murder takes place elsewhere in the theater, and she proceeds to involve herself in the...
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May 23, 2020 RKO Radio Pictures
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The Plot Thickens is a 1936 American schoolteacher detective mystery film starring ZaSu Pitts and James Gleason. It also features Louise Lattimer, Owen Davis Jr., and Paul Fix. It is the fifth of six films in the Hildegarde Withers series. Synopsis : Schoolteacher Hildegarde Withers has a date to go golfing with police inspector Oscar Piper. However, when Piper calls her to say he'll be late because he's been called to the scene of a murder, she proceeds to involve herself in the investigation...
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May 23, 2020 RKO Radio Pictures
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Murder on a Bridle Path is a 1936 American schoolteacher detective mystery film starring Helen Broderick and James Gleason. It also features Louise Latimer, Owen Davis Jr., and Leslie Fenton. It is the fourth of six films in the Hildegarde Withers series. Synopsis : Schoolteacher Hildegarde Withers is just out for an afternoon stroll when she runs across police inspector Oscar Piper at the scene of an apparently accidental death. Suspecting that foul play is involved, she proceeds to involve...
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May 22, 2020 RKO Radio Pictures
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Murder on a Honeymoon is a 1935 American schoolteacher detective mystery film starring Edna May Oliver and James Gleason. It also features Phyllis La Font, Leo G. Carroll, and George Meeker. It is the third of six films in the Hildegarde Withers series. Synopsis : Schoolteacher Hildegarde Withers is just taking a vacation on Catalina Island. However, immediately after her seaplane lands on the short flight from Los Angeles to the island, a passenger is found mysteriously dead onboard. She...
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May 22, 2020 RKO Radio Pictures
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Murder on the Blackboard is a 1934 American schoolteacher detective mystery film starring Edna May Oliver and James Gleason. It also features Gertrude Michael, Bruce Cabot and Regis Toomey. It is the second of six films in the Hildegarde Withers series. Synopsis : Schoolteacher Hildegarde Withers is staying at school after classes are over for the day in order to discipline a student when she suddenly hears something unusual in the hallway outside of her room. She soon stumbles across a murder...
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May 22, 2020 RKO Radio Pictures
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The Penguin Pool Murder is a 1932 American schoolteacher detective mystery film starring Edna May Oliver and James Gleason. It also features Mae Clarke, Donald Cook and Robert Armstrong. It is the first of six films in the Hildegarde Withers series. Synopsis : Schoolteacher Hildegarde Withers only wants to take her class on a field trip to the New York Aquarium. However, when she discovers the body of a dead man floating in the penguin tank at the aquarium—and whose death cannot be easily...
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May 21, 2020 Warner Bros.
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Find the Blackmailer is a 1943 American private detective mystery film starring Jerome Cowan and Faye Emerson. It also features Gene Lockhart and John Harmon. Synopsis : Private detective D. L. Trees is hired by mayoral candidate John Rhodes to secure a talking blackbird owned by the candidate's future brother-in-law—a double-crossing member of a gambling syndicate which may soon kill him—and who has allegedly taught to the bird to utter the phrase "Don't kill me, Rhodes," in...
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May 20, 2020 Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
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Song of the Thin Man is a 1947 American private detective mystery film starring William Powell and Myrna Loy. It also feature Audrey Meadows, Bruce Cowling, Ralph Morgan, and Gloria Grahame. It is the sixth, and final, of six film in the Thin Man series. Synopsis : Nick Charles, a retired private detective, and his wife Nora are just out to enjoy an evening on a gambling ship. However, the next morning, when acquaintances of theirs—sought by the police concerning a murder that happened aboard...
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May 20, 2020 Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
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Another Thin Man is a 1939 American private detective mystery film starring William Powell and Myrna Loy. It also features Virginia Grey, C. Aubrey Smith, Tom Neal and Otto Kruger. It is the third of six films in the Thin Man series. Synopsis : Nick Charles, a retired private detective, and his wife Nora have just returned to New York and are invited to spend the weekend out in the country. However, when a murder takes place at the home of their guest, Nick is forced to investigate the murder...
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May 7, 2020 Agatha Christie
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Appointment with Death is a work of detective fiction by British writer Agatha Christie, first published in the UK by Collins Crime Club on 2 May 1938, and in the US by Dodd, Mead and Company later in the same year. The book is the sixteenth of thirty-three full-length novels featuring her detective Hercule Poirot.
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May 6, 2020 Paramount Pictures
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The Case Against Mrs. Ames is a 1936 attorney-detective mystery film, starring George Brent and Madeleine Carroll. It also features Arthur Treacher, Beulah Bondi, and Alan Mowbray. Synopsis : A district attorney, Matt Logan—fired after being held in contempt of court for remarks made after a murder trial defendant, Hope Ames, is acquitted—vows to investigate on his own in order to prove to the public that Mrs. Ames was actually guilty.
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May 6, 2020 Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc.
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Crime by Night is a 1944 private detective mystery film starring Jerome Cowan and Jane Wyman. It also features Stuart Crawford, Faye Emerson and Eleanor Parker. Synopsis : Private detective Sam Campbell and his secretary-partner Robbie Vance are hired by a former concert pianist to help him prevent his ex-wife from getting custody of their son. However, when his client's ex-wife's father is murdered and the client becomes a suspect, Sam must now investigate the crime in hopes of finding the...
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May 5, 2020 Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
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Shadow of the Thin Man is a 1941 American private detective mystery film starring William Powell and Myrna Loy. It also features Barry Nelson, Donna Reed, and Henry O'Neill. It is the fourth of six films in the Thin Man series. Synopsis : Nick Charles, a retired private detective, and his wife Nora are just out to enjoy the day at a racetrack and the evening at a wrestling match. However, when a friend of Nick's is suddenly accused of a murder, Nick decides to investigate the murder in hopes of...
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May 4, 2020 Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
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The Thin Man Goes Home is a 1945 American private detective mystery film starring William Powell and Myrna Loy. It also features Henry Davenport, Lucile Watson, Edward Brophy, Gloria DeHaven, and Anne Revere. It is the fifth of six films in the Thin Man series. Synopsis : Nick Charles, a retired private detective, and his wife Nora return to Nick's hometown for his birthday just to visit his parents. When, however, a man is murdered at Nick's parents' home, he and Nora begin to investigate in...
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May 4, 2020 20th Century Fox
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Sleepers West is a 1942 American private detective mystery film. It was the second in a series of seven films starring Lloyd Nolan as private detective Michael Shayne. The film co-stars Lynn Bari, and also features Mary Beth Hughes, Louis Jean Heydt, and Don Douglas. Synopsis : Shadowed by a persistent girl reporter, private detective Michael Shayne tries his best to secretly escort an important murder trial witness by train from Denver to San Francisco.
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May 4, 2020 Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
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After the Thin Man is a 1936 American private detective mystery film starring William Powell and Myrna Loy. It also features James Stewart, Elissa Landi, Joseph Calleia, and Penny Singleton. It is the second of six films in the Thin Man series. Synopsis : Nick Charles, a retired private detective, and his wife Nora return from vacation to their home in San Francisco on New Year's Eve, whereupon Nora learns from her cousin Selma and Aunt Katherine that Selma's ne'er-do-well husband has been...
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May 4, 2020 RKO Radio Pictures
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Two in the Dark is a 1936 amnesiac detective murder mystery film, starring Walter Abel and Margot Grahame. It also features Gail Patrick and Alan Hale. Synopsis : Wandering around the city park in the early hours of the morning, an amnesiac meets an unemployed actress who, after realizing his plight, volunteers to help him discover his identity. After they learn that he may somehow have been involved in a murder, they begin to investigate the murder in the hopes of discovering the entire truth.
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May 3, 2020 Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
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The Thin Man is a 1934 American private detective mystery film starring William Powell and Myrna Loy. It also features Maureen O'Sullivan, Minna Gombell, Porter Hall, and Nat Pendleton. It is the first of six film in the Thin Man series. Synopsis : Nick Charles, a retired private detective, and his wife Nora are visiting New York City just for the Christmas holidays. However, while there, Nick is pressed back into service by a young woman whose missing father was an old client of Nick's. The...
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May 3, 2020 20th Century Fox
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Time to Kill is a 1942 American private detective mystery film. It was the last in a series of seven films starring Lloyd Nolan as private detective Michael Shayne. The film co-stars Heather Angel, and also features Doris Merrick, Ethel Griffies, and James Seay. Synopsis : Private detective Michael Shayne is hired by a wealthy widow to retrieve a valuable antique coin that was stolen from its owner. Michael soon finds himself involved in a complex murder case.
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May 2, 2020 20th Century Fox
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Just Off Broadway is a 1942 American private detective mystery film. It was the sixth in a series of seven films starring Lloyd Nolan as private detective Michael Shayne. The film co-stars Marjorie Weaver, and also features Richard Derr, Janis Carter, and Joan Valerie. Synopsis : A private detective serving on a jury watches as a witness testifying in court with information that could clear the defendant is murdered on the witness stand. Slipping out of his juror's quarters later that night,...
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May 2, 2020 First National Pictures
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Miss Pinkerton is a 1932 American nurse detective mystery film starring Joan Blondell and George Brent. The film also features Ruth Hall, Elizabeth Patterson, and C. Henry Gordon. Synopsis : A hospital nurse is recruited by the police to watch a household where a suspicious death has occurred.
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May 2, 2020 20th Century Fox
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The Man Who Wouldn't Die is a 1942 American private detective mystery film. It was the fifth in a series of seven films starring Lloyd Nolan as private detective Michael Shayne. The film co-stars Marjorie Weaver, and also features Paul Harvey and Helene Reynolds. Synopsis : A millionaire's daughter hires a private detective Michael Shayne to learn the identity of a man who fired a shot at her in her bedroom, by having the detective impersonate her absent newlywed husband whom her father has not...
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May 2, 2020 20th Century Fox
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Dressed to Kill is a 1941 American private detective mystery film. It was the third in a series of seven films starring Lloyd Nolan as private detective Michael Shayne. The film co-stars Mary Beth Hughes, and also features William Demarest, Henry Daniell, and Virginia Brissac. Synopsis : Private investigator Michael Shayne is just about to marry his sweetheart; but, as they are about to leave the hotel together Michael hears a woman screaming from one of the rooms. It turns out to be the hotel...
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May 2, 2020 20th Century Fox
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Michael Shayne, Private Detective is a 1940 American private detective mystery film. It was the first in a series of seven films starring Lloyd Nolan as private detective Michael Shayne. The film co-stars Marjorie Weaver, and also features Elizabeth Patterson, Joan Valerie, and Donald MacBride Synopsis : Private detective Michael Shayne is hired to act as a guardian to a wealthy man's daughter who has been gambling away her allowance and associating with shady characters in a casino. However,...
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Apr 25, 2020 Agatha Christie
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Dumb Witness is a work of detective fiction by British writer Agatha Christie, first published in the UK by the Collins Crime Club on 5 July 1937, and in the US by Dodd, Mead and Company later in the same year under the title Poirot Loses a Client . The book is the fourteenth of thirty-three full-length novels featuring her detective Hercule Poirot. It also features Poirot's colleague, Arthur Hastings.
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Lord Edgware Dies is a work of detective fiction by British writer Agatha Christie, published in the UK by the Collins Crime Club in September 1933, and in the US by Dodd, Mead and Company later in the same year under the title Thirteen at Dinner . The book is the seventh of thirty-three full-length novels featuring her detective Hercule Poirot. It also features Poirot's colleague, Arthur Hastings, and Inspector (later, Chief Inspector) Japp.
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Apr 23, 2020 Agatha Christie
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The Big Four is a work of espionage-detective fiction by British writer Agatha Christie, first published in the UK by William Collins & Sons on 27 January 1927, and in the US by Dodd, Mead and Company later that same year. The book is the fourth of thirty-three full-length novels featuring her detective Hercule Poirot. It also features Poirot's colleague, Arthur Hastings, and Inspector (later, Chief Inspector) Japp.
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Apr 23, 2020 Agatha Christie
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The Murder of Roger Ackroyd is a work of detective fiction by British writer Agatha Christie, first published in the UK in June 1926 by William Collins, Sons, and in the US by Dodd, Mead and Company. The book is the third of thirty-three full-length novels featuring her detective Hercule Poirot.
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The Murder on the Links is a work of detective fiction by British writer Agatha Christie, first published in the UK by The Bodley Head in May 1923, and in the US by Dodd, Mead and Company in the same year. The book is the second of thirty-three full-length novels featuring her detective Hercule Poirot. It also feature's Poirot's colleague, Arthur Hastings.
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The Mysterious Affair at Styles is a work of detective fiction by British writer Agatha Christie, published in the US by John Lane in October 1920, and in the UK by The Bodley Head (John Lane's UK company) on January 21, 1921. The book is the first of thirty-three full-length novels featuring her detective Hercule Poirot. It also features Poirot's colleague, Arthur Hastings, and Inspector (later, Chief Inspector) Japp.                      
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Peril at End House is a work of detective fiction by British writer Agatha Christie, first published in the US by Dodd, Mead and Company in February 1932, and in the UK by the Collins Crime Club in March of the same year. The book is the sixth of thirty-three full-length novels featuring her detective Hercule Poirot. It also features Poirot's colleague, Arthur Hastings, and Inspector (later, Chief Inspector) Japp.  
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Apr 22, 2020 Agatha Christie
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The A.B.C. Murders is a work of detective fiction by British writer Agatha Christie, first published in the UK by the Collins Crime Club on 6 January, 1936, and in the US by Dodd, Mead and Company on 14 February of the same year. The book is the eleventh of thirty-three full-length novels featuring her detective Hercule Poirot, as he contends with a series of killings by a mysterious murderer known only as "A.B.C." It also features Poirot's colleague Arthur Hastings, and Chief...
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Apr 21, 2020 Agatha Christie
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Death in the Clouds is a work of detective fiction by British writer Agatha Christie, first published in the US by Dodd, Mead and Company in 1935 under the title of Death in the Air , and in the UK by the Collins Crime Club in July of the same year, under Christie's original title. The book is the tenth of thirty-three full-length novels featuring her detective Hercule Poirot. It also features Chief Inspector Japp.
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Apr 20, 2020 Agatha Christie
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Three Act Tragedy is a work of detective fiction by British writer Agatha Christie, first published in the United States by Dodd, Mead and Company in 1934 under the title Murder in Three Acts , and in the UK by the Collins Crime Club in January 1935 under Christie's original title. The book is the ninth of thirty-three full-length novels featuring her detective Hercule Poirot.
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Apr 17, 2020 Agatha Christie
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The Mystery of the Blue Train is a work of detective fiction by British writer Agatha Christie, first published in the United Kingdom by William Collins & Sons on 29 March 1928. The book is the fifth of thirty-three full-length novels featuring her detective Hercule Poirot. This unabridged audiobook version is read by Hugh Fraser.
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Apr 12, 2020 Agatha Christie
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The Mystery of the Blue Train is a work of detective fiction by Agatha Christie, first published in the UK on 29 March 1928 by William Collins & Sons, and in the US by Dodd, Mead and Company later in the same year. The book is the fifth of thirty-three full-length novels featuring her detective Hercule Poirot.
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