When a famous fashion designer is found murdered, Inspector Richard Queen of the NYPD is baffled by her dying clue, prompting him to bring in his son, mystery writer Ellery Queen, to help in the investigation.
Did You Know?
This film was made in two versions: the one broadcast (which ran for 90 minutes in the NBC Sunday Mystery Movie time slot) and the two-hour version which is shown in syndication. See more
When Ellery picks up a photo of Monaca Grey after her murder it is a upper body photo with Monaca in a dark colored dress. When he puts the photo down, it is another woman, full body photo, sitting on a chair, in a white dress. See more
Nice show, huh, Mr. Brimmer?
Hardly. All the thrills of a church picnic; no pace, no suspense, no story. We'll talk tomorrow, nine sharp.
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