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Dial M for Murder (1958)

Tony Wendice hasn't got much money to pay for his expensive tastes, but he does have a rich wife. However, she has a lover and so might leave him - if she lives long enough.

Director:

George Schaefer

Writers:

Frederick Knott (adaptation), Frederick Knott (play)

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Cast

Credited cast:
Richard Bowler Richard Bowler ... Sergeant O'Brien
Anthony Dawson ... Captain Lesgate (Swann)
Felix Deebank Felix Deebank ... Lionel
Maurice Evans ... Tony Wendice
Rosemary Harris ... Margot Wendice
Graham Jarvis ... Detective Williams
Bethell Long Bethell Long ... Attendant
George Turner George Turner ... Desk Clerk
John Williams ... Chief Inspector Hubbard
William Windom ... Max Halliday
Mary Alice Wunderle Mary Alice Wunderle ... Barmaid
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Storyline

Tony Wendice hasn't got much money to pay for his expensive tastes, but he does have a rich wife. However, she has a lover and so might leave him - if she lives long enough.

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Genres:

Drama

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Details

Language:

English

Release Date:

25 April 1958 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Hallmark Hall of Fame: Dial M for Murder (#7.6) See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Maurice Evans, John Williams and Anthony Dawson all repeated their roles from the original play. Williams and Dawson also played their roles in the 1954 Hitchcock film version. See more »

Connections

Version of BBC Sunday-Night Theatre: Dial M for Murder (1952) See more »

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