When Monica Grey, successful clothing designer, is found murdered in her 1947 NY penthouse apartment, there is no shortage of suspects. But, as fast as Inspector Richard Queen, NYPD finds grounds to charge one, his novelist son, Ellery Queen, debunks his theory... until he catches the guilty party. Written by
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The address of the apartment building where Monica Gray and the McKells live is given as 441 Park Avenue. The building was built in 1947 (Ellery states it's a "new building"), and is located between East 56th and 57th Streets. See more
When Monaca Grey is shot the TV news broadcast is just starting as the announcer reads the lead story. At the end, the broadcast is recreated with the exact script and timing. This would indicate that Monaca Grey is shot at 10 PM and takes 25 minutes to unplug the TV, not the 30 seconds as originally shown at the start of the story. See more
[the radio show of "The Casebook of Simon Brimmer" is performed on the air by Brimmer, the cast and crew
M-Mr. Brimmer, what are you doing here?
Sorry for the interruption, Doctor, but I have an appointment with... a murderer.
Well, I - I don't understand.
It's quite simple. You see, the man we've been looking for... is you.
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