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The Mantrap (1943)

 -  Mystery  -  13 April 1943 (USA)
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Henry Stephenson ...
Sir Humphrey Quilp
Lloyd Corrigan ...
Anatol Duprez
Joseph Allen ...
Eddie Regan (as Joseph Allen Jr.)
Dorothy Lovett ...
Jane Mason
Edmund MacDonald ...
Assistant District Attorney Knox
Alice Fleming ...
Miss Mason
Tom Stevenson ...
Robert Berwick
Frederick Worlock ...
Patrick Berwick
Jane Weeks ...
Miss Woolcott
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A Morte Espreita na Sombra  »

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Short and Sweet Republic Mystery
10 July 2011 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

Henry Stephenson stars as a retired Scotland Yard detective. He is regarded as an icon because he has written volumes of books on the art of detection. While Stephenson is being honoured for his past successes, he senses modern detectives, particularly the current District Attorney, look at him and his methods as outdated. This spurs the old man out of retirement to prove himself to the know-it-all modern detectives.

As fate has decreed, there is a modern murder case that has stumped the District Attorney's office. Lloyd Corrigan, playing his usual amiable eccentric, is Stephenson's aid in sleuthing. This film is a very gentle and unusual mystery that was a welcomed diversion for this veteran mystery lover.


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