Stage magician Lance Gessler lives in a mansion known as Metropolis that has a deadly history. When another victim succumbs to an ominous presence in the attic room, it's up to Jonathan to unravel the mystery.
Did You Know?
Jacques Futrell was also the name of an American journalist and mystery writer. He is best known for writing short detective stories featuring Professor Augustus S. F. X. Van Dusen, also known as "The Thinking Machine" for his application of logic to any and all situations, especially to the "locked room mysteries" beloved of Jonathan Creek. See more
The portrait of the 'Grinning Man' smoking a pipe is supposedly by Hieronymus Bosch who died in 1516 long before tobacco had been introduced to Europe. See more
[Adam is lusting after a pornography actress with unbelievably large breasts
Ohhhhhh. What I wouldn't give, Jonathan, for a piece of that action. The eighth and nine wonders of the world. If you're looking for a 360-degree experience, you could lose your whole face in there and never see it again. Forget about bras - you wouldn't get those in a *hammock*!
Have you finished?
Are you done? Because I've really got better things to do than stand around here watching your tongue hanging out ...
References Max Headroom