Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries
In the 1920s Miss Phryne Fisher returns home to Melbourne, where she is soon caught up in mystery, murder and mayhem. Essie Davis and Nathan Page star in this popular crime drama mystery TV series from Australia.
The Cat and the Canary
Bob Hope and Paulette Goddard are in their element in this 1939 comedy mystery, set in a dark, spooky New Orleans mansion. Wally Campbell (Hope) joins a group of highly eccentric relatives to hear the reading of a will. Who will be the beneficiary? And by the way, insanity runs in the family.
McMillan and Wife
In San Francisco a handsome Police Commissioner and his pretty wife solve crimes and mysteries together. Rock Hudson and Susan Saint James star in a hugely popular 1970s television series that still has many fans today.
The Woman in the Window
What could make two people who have only just met conspire to dump a corpse and cover up a murder? Director Fritz Lang’s classic noir mystery thriller of 1944 plunges a beautiful young woman and a mild-mannered professor into a nightmare world of shadows, suspicion and fear.
The Blue Gardenia
Norah spends an evening with a man she barely knows. Next day she learns her date has been found murdered. Is Norah guilty? If only she could remember. Anne Baxter stars in a noir crime mystery from 1953.
Bunny Lake Is Missing
It is Bunny Lake’s first day at nursery school but when her mother arrives to take her home, little Bunny is nowhere to be found and nobody remembers ever seeing her. This 1965 mystery directed by Otto Preminger explores some dark places in the human mind during the search for a missing child.
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