The team is hired to take down corrupt Morris Beck, millionaire architect/builder and owner of Beckworx. The whole team attends his Murder Mystery Masquerade gala but, before they can steal evidence and break away clean, Morris Beck drops dead. Nate, looking just like Ellery Queen, (wearing the exact hat worn on the series by Jim Hutton) is almost cast as the evil murderer. Written by
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The detective's name is Ray Hammett - "Ray" for Raymond Chandler, and "Hammett" for Dashiell Hammett. These are the two major American mystery writers from the first half of the 20th century. Among other works, Hammett wrote "The Maltese Falcon" and Chandler wrote "The Big Sleep". See more
What the hell's going on down there? Nate killed somebody?
No, Nate didn't kill somebody. You didn't, did you?
Of course not.
You'd tell us, though. Wouldn't you?
Yes, Parker, I would tell you if I murdered the mark.
References Ellery Queen