Full length Film noir crime drama movie starring Dan Duryea. The film was set in Singapore and Duryea plays a veteran working in Singapore as a private detective. He takes on a case from a former girlfriend who thinks her husband is involved in criminal activities. After a very important nuclear scientist is kidnapped, his […]
The U.S. government asks Mr. Moto to go to Puerto Rico to investigate diamond smuggling after an earlier investigator is murdered. Director: Herbert I. Leeds Writers: Peter Milne (screenplay), John Reinhardt (based upon story ideas by) | 3 more credits » Stars: Peter Lorre, Jean Hersholt, Amanda Duff
1946 Film noir detective movie directed by Otto Brower. Police Lieutenant Sam Carson (William Gargan) soon finds himself involved in mystery, blackmail and murder with the usual Blonde Dame (Carole Landis). One of the better American crime films of the 1940’s.
An insurance investigator and detective track down a serial arsonist whose dirty work is destroying the film industry.
THE FATAL HOUR….. (Directed by William Nigh) When Captain Street’s best friend Dan Grady is murdered, Street enlists the help of Chinese detective James Lee Wong. Mr. Wong uncovers a smuggling ring on the waterfront of San Francisco and unmasks the killer, though not until several more murders occur.
The Woman In The Window (1944) After his family leaves town for a holiday, mild-mannered criminology professor Richard Wanley (Edward G. Robinson) meets a beautiful femme fatale (Joan Bennett) outside a local nightclub; A chance encounter that results in Wanley becoming an accomplice in a murder cover-up.
This 1934 version of Lord Edgware Dies is the earliest known surviving screen portrayal of Agatha Christie’s Poirot. It stars Austin Trevor as the detective, his third time in the role – the previous two films are thought to be lost.
DICK TRACY….. (Directed by William Berke) Police detective Dick Tracy must identify and apprehend a serial killer known as Splitface.
When a Nazi saboteur jeeringly predicts to the nation new depredations via the radio ‘Voice of Terror’, the Homeland Security Inner Council summons Sherlock Holmes (Basil Rathbone) to help in the crisis. Holmes and his companion, Dr. Watson (Nigel Bruce), receive a visitor on the first night of their investigation; a man falls dying from […]
On a freighter going from San Francisco to Shanghai Mr. Moto solves mysteries caused by a gang of smugglers.