A society grand dame, played by Gladys Cooper, who hosts charity parties in her home is mixed up in a jewel theft racket which defrauds insurance companies. When another socialite played by Lucile Gleason is murdered, Gay Laurence (a.k.a. The Falcon) and assistant 'Goldie' Locke are on the case with help from beautiful Helen Reed, who becomes a rival to Gay's fiancée Elinor for the sleuth's affections. Written by
A slick super-sleuth portrayed by the star who played "The Saint" (original print-ad)
See more »
Did You Know?
This film, the first in RKO's series of films based on Michael Arlen's character "The Falcon," was the only one actually based on an Arlen story. See more
Oh, darling, I thought you'd stand by me.
I'm tired of standing by. The line's too long.
Followed by The Falcon Strikes Back