Category Archives: Crime-Mystery-Spy

No Hiding Place (1959-67)

Another good British cop show. They do have a knack for producing excellent police dramas. This one stars Raymond Francis as Det.Sup.Tom Lockhart and Eric Lander as Det.Inspector Harry Baxter. He left the show after several series. March 10,1961 episode: … Continue reading

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Narcotic (1933)

You’ve been warned kids! The best way to watch this exploitation movie is to skip the first half hour. It purports to tell the story of surgeon, GP, sometimes dentist, dope addict and snake oil salesman Dr.William G.Davies. In college … Continue reading

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The Interrupted Journey (1949)

Pretty good mystery but the ending may make you want to throw something, I was more than annoyed and it brought a good movie down. John North (Richard Todd) is taking off with his mistress Susan. He’s waiting in an … Continue reading

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Highly Dangerous (1950)

Master of the spy story, Eric Ambler, adds a light touch to the genre that made him famous. An entomologist thinks she’s a super secret agent from a radio show and is out to save humanity from germ warfare. This … Continue reading

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Blonde Savage (1947)

Pretty bad even for a jungle movie. The evil millionaire diamond mine owner versus the natives and….a blonde. Steve Blake (Leif Erickson) goes into lawyer George Bennett’s office. It’s across the street from the police station. The place is Senobi, … Continue reading

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Dragnet Patrol (1931)

His wife wants him to start making real money. It’s another case of be careful what you wish for. Larry White (Glenn Tryon) and his pal Cookie are in the Navy. On leave Cookie and his wife Mabel introduce Larry … Continue reading

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Trauma (1962)

This seems to run on forever. There are a lot of unnecessary scenes and it’s so slow it has to speed up to stop. A young girl is traumatized by witnessing her aunts’ murder. Years later she can’t remember anything … Continue reading

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