There are plenty of guilty secrets at the school where Hildegarde Withers teaches. When she finds the body of the pretty music teacher, she calls in her old friend Inspector Piper, who promptly arrests the obvious suspect. Clues multiply and everyone looks suspicious as Piper and Miss Withers continue their battle of the sexes. Written by
Rod Crawford <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Did You Know?
Edgar Kennedy returns as the slow-thinking Donovan although he seems to have been promoted to Detective Sergeant. In both films he is knocked unconscious. In "The Penguin Pool Murders" in a bathroom and here in a cellar. Kennedy's iconic bald pate is visible although in the first film his head was shaved. See more
Two wide-mouthed bottles appear out of nowhere on Miss Halloran's desk as Miss Withers searches it. See more
Detective Smiley North
[Reporting on the cellar
No body, but someone's been diggin' a grave.
People don't dig graves just for the fun of it. Come on, Hildegard!
Followed by The Plot Thickens
The Sidewalks of New York
Music by Charles Lawlor
Played after the credits See more