A controversial television interviewer telephones a shadowy figure named Harry Armitage for the "hot seat" segment of his show, accusing Armitage of bribery and influence peddling. As he speaks to Armitage on live television, shots ring out and Armitage is later found dead in his apartment. A woman named Muriel Price is found running from the scene, and her gun is determined to be the murder weapon. Joe Mannix, who had just been hired by Armitage before his death, is then hired by Muriel's twin sister, Valerie, to try to prove that her sister is innocent. Written by
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When Joe Mannix arrives at Harry Armitage's apartment building, he is stopped by a police officer as he tries to board the elevator. As Mannix explains why he needs to go up to Armitage's apartment, the shadow of the boom microphone appears, and moves around, on the wall above and behind the police officer's head. See more