A society grand dame who hosts charity parties in her home is mixed up in a jewel theft racket which defrauds insurance companies. When she 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
FICTION'S SMOOTHEST SUPER-SLEUTH in his first screen appearance! (original print ad)
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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
[Holding a gun
Now, can you think of one good reason why I shouldn't kill you?
I shall most assuredly try.
Followed by The Falcon's Brother