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Malcolm Sage, Detective

By: Herbert Jenkins

... Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: MALCOLM SAGE, DETECTIVE Author: HERBERT JENKINS Language: English Subject: Fiction, L... ...... ...M SAGE ...................................................129 Malcolm Sage, Detective i Malcolm Sage, Detective Herbert Jenkins This page copyright... ...and Dorothy's forefinger managed to find the corner of his eye. Malcolm Sage, Detective 1 He blinked vigorously, whilst she, crooning apologies into ... ...school, with his conical bald head and gold spectacles. He's not a bit like a detective, is he?” “Sure!” “If you say it again, John, I shall scream,” ... ...at element of drama he found so enthralling in the literature he read and the films he saw. Malcolm Sage would enter the office as Malcolm Sage, and l... ...ams. William Johnson possessed imagination; but it was the imagination of the films. A quarter of an hour later he held open the door of Malcolm Sage'... ...element at the Malcolm Sage Bureau as compared with detective fiction and the films. About three o'clock a tall, clean−shaven man was shown into Malco...

...Table of Contents: Malcolm Sage, Detective, 1 -- Herbert Jenkins, 1 -- Chapter I. SIR JOHN DENE RECEIVES HIS ORDERS, 1 -- Chapter II. THE STRANGE CASE OF MR. CHALLONER, 7 -- Chapter III. MALCOLM SAGE'S MYSTERIOUS MOVEMENTS, 17 -- Chapter IV. THE SURREY CATTL...

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Detective (2007 film)

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... Language Malayalam Detective is a 2007 Malayalam sus... ...e film received positive reviews and it was a hit at the box office. Synopsis Detective movie tells Mohan Kumar... ...alitha Deepika Mohan External links Detective at the Internet Movie D... ... Detective at the Internet Movie Database http://popcorn.oneindia.in/title/1850/detective.html ... ... Films directed by Jeethu Joseph ... ... Detective (2007) ... ... Categories 2007 films All f... ... films All film articles using the film date template Malayalam-language films 2000s... ... Malayalam-language films 2000s Malayalam-language films Suspense films India...

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The Silent Bullet

By: Arthur B. Reeve

...lent Bullet II The Scientific Cracksman III The Bacteriological Detective IV The Deadly Tube V The Seismograph Adventure V... ...ge professor. Crime is just crime. And as for dealing with it, the good detective is born and bred to it. College professors for the sociology ... ... between us for several days. I. The Silent Bullet "Detectives in fiction nearly always make a great mistake," said Kennedy ... ...on on crime and science. "They almost invariably antagonize the regular detective force. Now in real life that's impossible--it's fatal." ... ...Parker. "Yes, it's impossible, just as it is impossible for the regular detectives to antagonize the newspapers. Scotland Yard found that out in... ...nothing. After breakfast I improvised a dark room and developed the films, while Craig went down the back lane along the shore "looking for ... ...ning I will photograph these marks and you can do the developing of the films. To-night we'll improvise the bathroom as a dark-room and get ever... ... negatives which I set about developing after Craig had used up all our films. Meanwhile, he busied himself adjusting his microscope and test-tu... ...m door flew open. "Confound you, Kennedy, do you want to ruin these films!" I cried. He shut the door with a bang. "Hurrah, Walter!" ...

This document contains chapters such as The Silent Bullet, The Scientific Cracksman, and The Bacteriological Detective.

...CONTENTS CHAPTER CRAIG KENNEDY'S THEORIES I The Silent Bullet II The Scientific Cracksman III The Bacteriological Detective IV The Deadly Tube V The Seismograph Adventure VI The Diamond Maker VII The Azure Ring VIII Spontaneous Combustion IX The Terror In The Air X The Black Hand XI The Artificial Paradise XII The Steel Door...

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Detective Story (play)

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...ld Award for her performance. Other cast members included Ralph Bellamy as Detective Jim McLeod, Meg Mundy as Mary McLeod, James Westerfield as Detect... ...same name. External links Detective Story at the Internet Broadway Database ... ... Broadway plays Plays adapted into films All stub articles 20th-ce... ...h-century play stubs Detective Story is a 1949 play in three acts by American playwright Sidney ... ...ld Award for her performance. Other cast members included Ralph Bellamy as Detective Jim McLeod, Meg Mundy as Mary McLeod, James Westerfield as Detect... ...same name. External links Detective Story at the Internet Broadway Database ... ... Broadway plays Plays adapted into films All stub articles 20th-ce...

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The Man with Two Left Feet and Other Stories

By: P. G. Wodehouse

...'s a divinity that shapes out ends. Consider the case of Henry Pifield Rice, detective. I must explain Henry early, to avoid disappointment. If I simp... ...must explain Henry early, to avoid disappointment. If I simply said he was a detective, and let it go at that, I should be obtaining the reader's inte... ...ng the reader's interest under false pretences. He was really only a sort of detective, a species of sleuth. At Stafford's International Investigation... ...a moment before replying. He knew how sensational he was going to be. 'I'm a detective.' Usually, when he told girls his profession, squeaks of amazed... ...nce he was conscious of a strong desire to win her approval. 'Don't you like detectives?' 'I don't know. Somehow I shouldn't have thought you were one... ...ey were showing pictures when I reached my seat. It was one of those Western films, where the cowboy jumps on his horse and rides across country at a ...

...Excerpt: BILL THE BLOODHOUND. There?s a divinity that shapes out ends. Consider the case of Henry Pifield Rice, detective. I must explain Henry early, to avoid disappointment. If I simply said he was a detective, and let it go at that, I should be obtaining the reader?s interest under false pretences. He was really only a sort of detec...

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American films

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... Films ... ... A–Z of films Fi... ... Silent films ... ... African-American films ... ... Arrowsmith (film) Arsène Lupin Returns Art Deco Detective Art Heist Art Is... Art Machi... ...hicago Confidential Chicago Overcoat Chick Carter, Detective Chicken Chaser Chicken Feed C... ...ilm) Detachment (film) Detained (film) Detective Kitty O'Day Detective Lloyd Detention: Th... ...m) Dixie Dynamite Dixie Jamboree Dizzy Detectives Dizzy Doctors Dizzy Pilots D... ...ctors Dizzy Pilots Django Unchained Do Detectives Think? Do I Sound Gay? Do It for Johnny ...

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The Television Murders

By: Maxwell Grant

...Mannix) Vic Todd (Thirty−five, handsome friend of Mannix) Bob Dorry (Private detective, thirty, tough) Props: Thirty−eight police positive blank gun; ... ...s, and get set to match your wits once more with those of that crack private detective, Bob Dorry! See if you can beat him to the solution of this str... ...e was, it carried, “Then you'd better make this call yourself, Cardona.” The detective spun around to face the director. “What?” “The studio is on fir... ...is work. Inside the lobby all the people gathered around as Cranston and the detective placed the little man down on the floor. Cranston said, “May I ... ...new voice. It was Miss Sterne's boy friend, Cranston saw. The one who played detective in the show. Johnny Brokaw. “I haven't been making like a detec... ...here's no reason why I should know what's going on! “Invisible man, switched films, murder on a television show... murder in the subway! Has everyone ...

...er Elwood (Thirty, jilted fiance of Letty) Roddy Hogan (Forty, friend of Mannix) Vic Todd (Thirty?five, handsome friend of Mannix) Bob Dorry (Private detective, thirty, tough) Props: Thirty?eight police positive blank gun; glasses, cocktail shaker, napkins....

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Enoki Films

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...Enoki Films Co., Ltd. is a producer of anime based in Tokyo."." Enoki Films. Retrieved on January 20, 2009. Enoki Films also had a North America... ... in the Encino area of Los Angeles, California, United States called Enoki Films USA, Inc.."." Enoki Films USA. Retrieved on June 17, 2011. "16430 Ven... ...June 17, 2011. "16430 Ventura Blvd. Suite 308 Encino, CA 91436, USA" Enoki Films USA acted as a middle-man between Japanese companies and American lic... ...d the Utena movie). History In 1975 Zen and Yoshi Enoki established Enoki Films Co., Ltd. in Tokyo. In 1986 the California office opened; soon afterw... ...erwards Yoshi Enoki opened the American division. Anime Licensed by Enoki Films USA Some of the Enoki USA titles include:Bistro Recipe (Fighting Fo... ...itle 'Cosmowarrior Zero')El-Hazard: The WandererGenshi-kun (Flint the Time Detective; produced with Saban)(Gensomaden) SaiyukiGun FrontierGokudo (as J... ...lo Kitty's ParadisePetit Petit AnimeThe Galaxy Adventures OzFlint the Time DetectiveTomatomanKappamakiMock & Sweet'HikarianSerendipity the Pink Dragon...

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The Ear in the Wall

By: Arthur B. Reeve

...THE ANONYMOUS LETTER V THE SUFFRAGETTE SECRETARY VI THE WOMAN DETECTIVE VII THE GANG LEADER VIII THE SHYSTER LAWYER IX... ...ows always have an opinion. Sometimes I think the newspapermen are our best detectives." "I can't say that we have any opinion in this case--yet,"... ...ecially in the ingenious way in which that writer applied it. However, as a detective"--he shook his head slowly--"I must deal with facts--not specu... ...hook his head non-committally. "I don't know. But he has some of his county detectives watching Dorgan and Murtha in that Black Book case, I know. T... ...w. But I mean what she had actually done? I don't believe you do. My county detectives found out only last night." Kennedy paused in his rummaging a... ...ief was. Of course they don't know who took them and the original plates or films are destroyed, but they've concocted some means of putting a date ...

...CONTENTS CHAPTER I THE VANISHER II THE BLACK BOOK III THE SAFE ROBBERY IV THE ANONYMOUS LETTER V THE SUFFRAGETTE SECRETARY VI THE WOMAN DETECTIVE VII THE GANG LEADER VIII THE SHYSTER LAWYER IX THE JURY FIXER X THE AFTERNOON DANCE XI THE TYPEWRITER CLUE XII THE PORTRAIT PARLE XIII THE CONVICTION XIV THE BEAUTY PARLOUR XV THE PHANTOM CIRCUIT XVI THE SANITARIUM ...

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IFC Films

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...Independent Film Channel owned by AMC Networks. It distributes independent films and documentaries under the IFC Films, Sundance Selects and IFC Midni... ...Selects and IFC Midnight brands. It operates the IFC Center. Releases IFC Films' first release was a drama in 1999, Spring Forward, directed by Tom G... ... Days (2008) – by Cristian MungiuParanoid Park (2008) – by Gus Van SantMad Detective (2008) – by Johnnie To and Wai Ka-FaiHome Movie (2008) – by Chris... ...s a limited theatrical release with availability the same day by VOD. The films show in IFC's New York theater IFC Center, and well as other theaters... ... March 2008 panel discussion, IFC Film's Arianna Bocco stated that all its films would be released through First Take. Initial releases Films initia... ...val Direct IFC Festival Direct, announced in 2008, is VOD distribution for films not slated for theatrical release in the United States. Non-theatric...

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The Man with Two Left Feet and Other Stories

By: Pelham Grenville Wodehouse

...a divinity that shapes out ends. Consider the case of Henry Pifield Rice, detective. I must explain Henry early, to avoid disappointment. If I sim... ...t explain Henry early, to avoid disappointment. If I simply said he was a detective, and let it go at that, I should be obtaining the reader's inter... ...he reader's interest under false pretences. He was really only a sort of detective, a species of sleuth. At Stafford's International Investigation ... ...nt before replying. He knew how sensational he was going to be. 'I'm a detective.' Usually, when he told girls his profession, squeaks of amaze... ... he was conscious of a strong desire to win her approval. 'Don't you like detectives?' 'I don't know. Somehow I shouldn't have thought you were on... ...ere showing pictures when I reached my seat. It was one of those Western films, where the cowboy jumps on his horse and rides across country at a h...

...I must explain Henry early, to avoid disappointment. If I simply said he was a detective, and let it go at that, I should be obtaining the reader?s interest under false pretences. He was really only a sort of detective, a species of sleuth. At Stafford?s International Investigation Bureau, in the Strand...

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EMI Films

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... profits.Forbes, p 62 Forbes announced his intention to make a variety of films at Elstree, steering away from what he called the "pornography of vio... ...03) 9 August 1969: 6.Walker, 1974, p.426-428 He claimed EMI would make 14 films in 18 months with such stars as Peter Sellers and Roger Moore at ... ...", The Observer (London), 28 June 1970, p.9 EMI ended up making eleven films under Forbes' management for an estimated cost of £4 million.Walker, ... ...ave support of the EMI board, arguing he never had the funds to market his films, in contrast with those available to Anglo-EMI headed by Nat Cohen. I... ... policy.Brian McFarlane (ed.), London: Methuen/BFI, 2003, p.203 Among the films Forbes wished to make but was unable to during his time at Elstree we... ...1978) Silver Bears (1978) (C) The Driver (1978) (20th) The Cheap Detective (1978) (C) Convoy (1978) (UA) Warlords of Atlantis (197...

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The Dream Doctor

By: Arthur B. Reeve

...at you say he is, and, if so, how can I find out about his new scientific detective method?'" He paused and tipped back his chair. "Now, I don'... ...ant--to show people how they can never hope to beat the modern scientific detective, to show that the crime-hunters have gone ahead faster even than... ...rn bits of the letter which he had fished out of the scrap-basket, "which detectives use in studying forgeries. I don't know that it has a name, alt... ...suppose the case had fallen into the hands of some of these old-fashioned detectives--" "I hate post-mortems--on my own cases," interrupted Kenne... ... a case for the oculists, the spiritualists, the Egyptologists, or for a detective? "I should like to examine the art gallery, in fact, go over t... ...ing-picture machine which you see here. I am going to show three reels of films." As nearly as I could make out Kennedy had turned on the light in... ... motion camera as a detective has now proved its value. I have here three films taken at Trimble's, from different angles, and they clearly show ex... ...the time in his dark room, where he was developing photographic plates or films, I did not know which. During the afternoon Andrews dropped in fo...

...m a Constant Reader who asks, ?Is this Professor Craig Kennedy really all that you say he is, and, if so, how can I find out about his new scientific detective method??...

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Detective School Q

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... Cover of the first volume of Detective School Q, published by Kodansha ... ... Genre Detective fiction, Comedy Ma... ... 45 Detective School Q (Japanese: 探偵学園Q, Hepburn: Tantei Gakuen Kyū) is a manga... ... 6 Storyline Detective School Q is the story of a group of young students from Class Q o... ...ive School Q is the story of a group of young students from Class Q of Dan Detective School (DDS), a prestigious and renowned detective academy founde... ... Films ...

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The Ear in the Wall

By: Arthur Benjamin Reeve

............................................................23 VI. THE WOMAN DETECTIVE .................................................................. ...RY • IV. THE ANONYMOUS LETTER • V. THE SUFFRAGETTE SECRETARY • VI. THE WOMAN DETECTIVE • VII. THE GANG LEADER • VIII. THE SHYSTER LAWYER • IX. THE JUR... ...lows always have an opinion. Sometimes I think the newspapermen are our best detectives." "I can't say that we have any opinion in this case yet," I r... ...pecially in the ingenious way in which that writer applied it. However, as a detective" he shook his head slowly "I must deal with facts not speculati... ...shook his head non−committally. "I don't know. But he has some of his county detectives watching Dorgan and Murtha in that Black Book case, I know. Th... ...hief was. Of course they don't know who took them and the original plates or films are destroyed, but they've concocted some means of putting a date o...

...ANISHER, 1 -- II. THE BLACK BOOK, 7 -- III. THE SAFE ROBBERY, 12 -- IV. THE ANONYMOUS LETTER, 17 -- V. THE SUFFRAGETTE SECRETARY, 23 -- VI. THE WOMAN DETECTIVE, 28 -- VII. THE GANG LEADER, 35 -- VIII. THE SHYSTER LAWYER, 39 -- IX. THE JURY FIXER, 43 -- X. THE AFTERNOON DANCE, 48 -- XI. THE TYPEWRITER CLUE, 56 -- XII. THE PORTRAIT PARLE, 60 -- XIII. THE CONVICTION, 68 -- XI...

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Harlem Detective

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... Plan B (unfinished) Their protagonists are two black NYPD detectives—Gravedigger Jones and Coffin Ed Johnson—whose name... ... right". One reviewer states: Himes's two Harlem detectives are mythic heroes of sorts—indomitable forces of n... ...tray this brutality in such a way that the reader does not wholly lose sympathy with the detectives. For example, in the throat-cutting incident, the ... ...om and truly pointless brutality of the white cops (as portrayed by Himes). Finally, the detectives seem sympathetic because they are under constant p... ...pathetic because they are under constant pressure to prove themselves, as the only black detectives in a precinct where the other cops are openly raci... ...oul food, and the sexual underside of Harlem life in that era. Three films have been made based on the characters of Coffin Ed and...

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The Ear in the Wall

By: Arthur Benjamin Reeve

...V. THE ANONYMOUS LETTER • V. THE SUFFRAGETTE SECRETARY • VI. THE WOMAN DETECTIVE • VII. THE GANG LEADER • VIII. THE SHYSTER LAWYER • IX. THE... ...ws always have an opinion. Sometimes I think the newspapermen are our best detectives." "I can't say that we have any opinion in this case—yet," I re... ...cially in the ingenious way in which that writer applied it. However, as a detective"—he shook his head slowly—"I must deal with facts—not speculation... ...ook his head non-committally. "I don't know. But he has some of his county detectives watching Dorgan and Murtha in that Black Book case, I know. They... .... But I mean what she had actually done? I don't believe you do. My county detectives found out only last night." Kennedy paused in his rummaging amon... ...ef was. Of course they don't know who took them and the original plates or films are destroyed, but they've 95 concocted some means of putting a date...

...· I. THE VANISHER · II. THE BLACK BOOK · III. THE SAFE ROBBERY · IV. THE ANONYMOUS LETTER · V. THE SUFFRAGETTE SECRETARY · VI. THE WOMAN DETECTIVE · VII. THE GANG LEADER · VIII. THE SHYSTER LAWYER · IX. THE JURY FIXER · X. THE AFTERNOON DANCE · XI. THE TYPEWRITER CLUE · XII. THE PORTRAIT PARLE · XIII. THE CONVICTION · XIV. THE BEAUTY PARLOUR · XV. THE PHANTOM ...

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Detective Story (1951 film)

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... the story of one day in the lives of the various people who populate a police detective squad. It features Kirk Douglas, George Macready, Eleanor... ...precinct, Schneider threatens McLeod with information he apparently has on the detective, taunting him that he has a lot of pull in high places. McLe... ...calls his newspaper to inform them of McLeod's death. Cast Kirk Douglas as Detective Jim McLeod Eleanor Parker as Mary McLeod William Bendix as ... ...ar Lee Grant as Shoplifter Gerald Mohr as Tami Giacoppetti Frank Faylen as Detective Gallagher Craig Hill as Arthur Kindred Michael Strong as Le... ...York Times, lauded the film and the casting, writing, "Sidney Kingsley's play, Detective Story, has been made into a brisk, absorbing film by Producer... ...photography. (Wyler, of course, used deep focus photography extensively in the films he shot with Gregg Toland .)". Turner Classic Movies, film revi...

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The Film Mystery

By: Arthur Benjamin Reeve

...Y PHELPS • XIII. MARILYN LORING • XIV. ANOTHER CLUE • XV. I BECOME A DETECTIVE • XVI. ENID ASSISTS • XVII. AN APPEAL • XVIII. THE ANTIVENI... ...y subject longer than a reel had to be of rare excellence, such as the art films imported from France for the Licensed program. In those days, Stella ... ...entleman. Manton represented a secondary phase in film finance. Continent Films, his first corporation, was a stockjobbing concern. Grasping the imme... ...cked by affiliations with the producers of the legitimate stage, Continent Films was the first concern to make the five-reel feature. Stella, as a Con... ...y a burst of renewed interest. The receipts at the box office whenever her films were shown probably delighted both Manton and Stella herself. I had ... ...raig Kennedy, in my opinion the founder of the scientific school of modern detectives, was searching out in this strange environment the clue to a rea... ...t intimacy of college days, I had learned that his success as a scientific detective was the result wholly of his thoroughness of method. To watch him... ... alone. I showed him the towel. At first he laughed, "You'll never make a detective, Walter," he remarked. "This is only simple coloring matter-Chine... ...t amused—"not the traces of it. You see, Walter, after all, the scientific detective cannot be forestalled even by the most scientific criminal. There...

...RD · IX. WHITE-LIGHT SHADOWS · X. CHEMICAL RESEARCH · XI. FORESTALLED · XII. EMERY PHELPS · XIII. MARILYN LORING · XIV. ANOTHER CLUE · XV. I BECOME A DETECTIVE · XVI. ENID ASSISTS · XVII. AN APPEAL · XVIII. THE ANTIVENIN · XIX. AROUND THE CIRCLE · XX. THE BANQUET SCENE · XXI. MERLE SHIRLEY OVERACTS · XXII. THE STEM · XXIII. BOTULIN TOXIN · XXIV. THE INVISIBLE MENACE · XXV....

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Bollywood horror films

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... of the Hindi film industry since its early days. As is common with international horror films, the themes explored within these films consist of haun... ...sist of haunted houses, evil spirits and demonic forces. Although critics have cited the films' violence, some have garnered a niche audience whereas ... ... 2 2000–present 2.1 List of horror films 2000s–present ... ...toryline) was the presence of high-class music and singing, a Bollywood trademark. These films also had well-known actors and directors, which helped ... ...ch helped present some of the most chilling scenes in Indian cinema. Background music in films like Mahal and Gumnaam "madhumati" and Woh kaun thi" he... ... Occult detective ...

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The Film Mystery

By: Arthur Benjamin Reeve

..........................................................57 XV. I BECOME A DETECTIVE .................................................................. ...II. EMERY PHELPS • XIII. MARILYN LORING • XIV. ANOTHER CLUE • XV. I BECOME A DETECTIVE • XVI. ENID ASSISTS • XVII. AN APPEAL • XVIII. THE ANTIVENIN • ... ...any subject longer than a reel had to be of rare excellence, such as the art films imported from The Film Mystery The Film Mystery 2 France for the ... ...t gentleman. Manton represented a secondary phase in film finance. Continent Films, his first corporation, was a stockjobbing concern. Grasping the im... ...backed by affiliations with the producers of the legitimate stage, Continent Films was the first concern to make the five−reel feature. Stella, as a C... ... by a burst of renewed interest. The receipts at the box office whenever her films were shown probably delighted both Manton and Stella herself. The ... ... Craig Kennedy, in my opinion the founder of the scientific school of modern detectives, was searching out in this strange environment the clue to a r... ...rst intimacy of college days, I had learned that his success as a scientific detective was the result wholly of his thoroughness of method. To watch h... ...ere alone. I showed him the towel. At first he laughed, "You'll never make a detective, Walter," he remarked. "This is only simple coloring matter−Chi...

...37 -- X. CHEMICAL RESEARCH, 42 -- XI. FORESTALLED, 46 -- XII. EMERY PHELPS, 49 -- XIII. MARILYN LORING, 53 -- XIV. ANOTHER CLUE, 57 -- XV. I BECOME A DETECTIVE, 62 -- XVI. ENID ASSISTS, 68 -- XVII. AN APPEAL, 73 -- XVIII. THE ANTIVENIN, 75 -- XIX. AROUND THE CIRCLE, 78 -- XX. THE BANQUET SCENE, 84 -- XXI. MERLE SHIRLEY OVERACTS, 89 -- XXII. THE STEM, 93 -- XXIII. BOTULIN T...

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American comedy films

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... American action comedy films ... ... American adventure comedy films ... ... American black comedy films ... ... American comedy-drama films ... ...road with Two Yanks Accepted Ace Ventura, Jr.: Pet Detective Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls Adam and E... ...Wrecking Co. Around the World (1943 film) Art Deco Detective Art Machine Arthur's Desperate Resolve ... ...ble Me Despicable Me 2 Detained (film) Detective Kitty O'Day Diane of the Follies Diary of... ... Divorce Invitation Dixie Dugan (film) Do Detectives Think? Do You Love Your Wife? Do Your Du... ... Mickey's Warriors Mickey in School Mickey the Detective Micro-Phonies Midas Run Midni...

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The Film Mystery

By: Arthur B. Reeve

...F "The Soul Scar" "The Adventuress" and Other Craig Kennedy Scientific Detective Stories CONTENTS CHAPTER I. A CAMERA CRIME... ...ELPS XIII. MARILYN LORING XIV. ANOTHER CLUE XV. I BECOME A DETECTIVE XVI. ENID ASSISTS XVII. AN APPEAL XVIII. THE ANTIVENI... ... subject longer than a reel had to be of rare excellence, such as the art films imported from France for the Licensed program. In those days, Stell... ...leman. Manton represented a secondary phase in film finance. Continent Films, his first corporation, was a stockjobbing concern. Grasping the imm... ...ed by affiliations with the producers of the legitimate stage, Continent Films was the first concern to make the five-reel feature. Stella, as a Co... ... a burst of renewed interest. The receipts at the box office whenever her films were shown probably delighted both Manton and Stella herself. I h... ...aig Kennedy, in my opinion the founder of the scientific school of modern detectives, was searching out in this strange environment the clue to a re... ... intimacy of college days, I had learned that his success as a scientific detective was the result wholly of his thoroughness of method. To watch hi... ...lone. I showed him the towel. At first he laughed, "You'll never make a detective, Walter," he remarked. "This is only simple coloring matter-Chin...

...LAWRENCE MILLARD IX. WHITE-LIGHT SHADOWS X. CHEMICAL RESEARCH XI. FORESTALLED XII. EMERY PHELPS XIII. MARILYN LORING XIV. ANOTHER CLUE XV. I BECOME A DETECTIVE XVI. ENID ASSISTS XVII. AN APPEAL XVIII. THE ANTIVENIN XIX. AROUND THE CIRCLE XX. THE BANQUET SCENE XXI. MERLE SHIRLEY OVERACTS XXII. THE STEM XXIII. BOTULIN TOXIN XXIV. THE INVISIBLE MENACE XXV. ITCHING SALVE XXVI....

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List of Thai films

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...This is an incomplete, chronological list of films produced in the Cinema of Thailand . Many older films from Thailan... ...hatrichalerm Yukol Sorapong Chatree Drama 1984 Detective, Section 123 Chatrichalerm Yukol Crime drama ... ... Bangkok Love Story Poj Arnon Drama Bedside Detective Komgrit Treewimol Romantic comedy Body ( ... ...g Naresuan Chatrichalerm Yukol Historical drama Trilogy of films. Kung Fu Tootsie Jaturong Mokjok Sittichai Pabchompoo, Pok... ... Mekong Hotel Apichatpong Weerasethakul Lists of films List of films that use Thailand as a location List of Thailand's su... ...ws and previews of the top 10 Thai movies recommended for foreigners Thai films at the Internet Movie Database – Links to index of the Thai-langua...

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The Life of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

By: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

...ed, and What Came of It 155 XIV. GROPING: The Doubts of All This World 167 XV. DETECTIVE: The Great Wyrley Mystery 178 XVI. ARCADIAN: Windlesham, With... ... Ashton Wolfe, formerly of the Paris Surete" With William J. Bums of the Burns Detective Agency With Craigie M. Aitchison, K.C., at the end of the Osc... ...eventh laid down the law at the dinner- table, or William J. Burns suggested a detective-plot, we can hear them yet. We deal, in the main, with a man'... ...ust be something sharp and striking and new. "I have read Gaboriau's Lecoq the Detective/' he wrote; the first refer- ence to Gaboriau in all his pape... ...l to enlighten the trained observation is incredible." Why not a novel about a detective? Upstairs Touie's piano tinkled; the musical clock played a f... ...k. Various Illuminated Addresses to Sir Arthur. Talkie Film of A.C.D. 3 Talkie Films. (16) Charles Doyle's last Sketch Books. (11) Prince Henry Tour, ...

... Lies 145 -- XIII. DILEMMA: How a Champion Refused to Be Knighted -- and What Came of It 155 -- XIV. GROPING: The Doubts of All This World 167 -- XV. DETECTIVE: The Great Wyrley Mystery 178 -- XVI. ARCADIAN: Windlesham, With Interludes of the Theater 195 -- XVII. FANTASIA: Sport, Beards, and Murder 209 -- XVIII, SHADOWS: 222...

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List of sports films

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...ng sports activities. Sports movies have been made since the era of silent films, such as the 1915 film The Champion starring Charlie Chaplin. Films i... ...erious (Raging Bull) to silly (Horse Feathers). A classic theme for sports films is the triumph of an individual or team who prevail despite the diffi... ... team who prevail despite the difficulties. Men often identify with sports films in ways they wouldn't with other genres, such as spy films. American... ...ules 2002 Drama Blinder 2013 Drama Auto racing NB: This list excludes films that feature illegally run street races unless legitimate races are i... ...e Queen of England during an Angels baseball game, and it's up to bumbling detective Frank Drebin (Leslie Nielsen) to foil the plot. Field of Dreams... ...work. Slam Dunk Ernest 1995 Comedy Featuring the character played in many films by Jim Varney. Space Jam 1996 Comedy Combines live action and anim... ...adium Mystery 1939 Crime comedy When a player is poisoned during a match, Detective Inspector Slade must investigate. Das große Spiel 1942 Comedy ... ...t the Olympics 1937 Mystery With son in 1936 Olympic swimming, Honolulu detective comes to Berlin on the Hindenburg. Olympia 1938 Documentary ...

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The Sea Angel

By: Kenneth Robeson

...full of gentlemen with guns in their pockets, suspicion in their eyes, and detective badges private and police on their clothing. Before the old gen... ... worried about something. He hired bodyguards, and got the police to assign detectives to guard him." "What excuse did he give the police?" "Merely t... ...TES SEEK FINANCIER It became known to−day that for almost two weeks private detectives have been vainly seeking H. O. G. Coolins, Wall Street financ... ...ainly seeking H. O. G. Coolins, Wall Street financier and silk magnate. The detectives were employed by business associates of Coolins. Police state... ...raid. Johnny said, "I’ll be superamalgamated!" again when they examined the films. From the cameras, the films ran into self−developing tanks which ...

...ahead of it. Still another had followed behind. These two escort cars were full of gentlemen with guns in their pockets, suspicion in their eyes, and detective badges private and police on their clothing....

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List of Colombian films

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.... (1963), by Gaetano Dell_Era.El cráter (1964), by José Ángel Carbonell.El detective genial (1964), by René Cardona Jr.El río de las tumbas (1964), by...

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The Last Exploit of Harry the Actor

By: Ernest Bramah

...this: that having called upon his friend just at the moment when the private detective was on the point of leaving his office to go to the safe deposi... ...ed in a quiet lounge suit, green Alpine hat and brown shoes. By the time the detective had reached his wavy chestnut hair, large and rather ragged mou... ... the mystery. As I told you, I have already telephoned for a capable private detective and for one of my directors." "But that is not enough," insiste... ... that is not enough," insisted the professor angrily. "Will one mere private detective restore my £6ooo Japanese 4 1/2 per cent bearer bonds? Is the r... ... away in time. And the camera, with half−a−dozen of its specially sensitized films already snapped over the last few pages, by her side!" "That child....

...dent in the joint experiences of Mr. Carlyle and Max Carrados was merely this: that having called upon his friend just at the moment when the private detective was on the point of leaving his office to go to the safe deposit in Lucas Street, Piccadilly, the blind amateur accompanied him, and for ten minutes amused himself by sitting quite quietly among the palms in the cen...

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Art Deco Detective

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... Language English Art Deco Detective is a 1994 film directed by Ph... ...Art Deco Detective is a 1994 film directed by Philippe Mora. While investigating the murder of a movie star, a detective finds that he himself is bein... ... all as "Art Deco" - hence the title. External links Art Deco Detective at the Internet Movie Databas... ... Films directed by Philippe Mora ... ... Communion (1989) Art Deco Detective (1994) ... ... Categories 1994 films All film ar... ...ms All film articles using the film date template English-language films American fi... ... English-language films American films 1990s comedy films American co...

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The Case of the 16 Beans

By: Harry Stephen Keeler

......................68 Chapter XIX. THE MURDER OF CHUNG PO: THE FIRST DETECTIVE STORY .........................73 Chapter XX. BEAN CHESS ...... ..............................................................99 Chapter XXVI. DETECTIVE HAGERUP TURNS IN HIS TRACKS ................................. ...W SOME BEANS WERE PLANTED— • Chapter XIX. THE MURDER OF CHUNG PO: THE FIRST DETECTIVE STORY • Chapter XX. BEAN CHESS • Chapter XXI. —AND WHAT CAME ... ... XXIV. RANSOM $100,000 • Chapter XXV. THE PERFECT “SNATCH” • Chapter XXVI. DETECTIVE HAGERUP TURNS IN HIS TRACKS • Chapter XXVII. “MR. PARRADINE'S ... ... Boyce Barkstone, the heir, hold on to the beans? Why did Hu Fong, a Chinese detective, come to the conclusion that a poverty−stricken hermit was murd... ...atever he now calls himself, comes off on schedule—we'll be having the first films on it. Same time, in fact, as the Sherwood film. And—but here!—I se... ...e!” Having, however, as he talked, made some careful notations about the two films, Hutchcock McDolphus put his book away, was momentarily silent, and... ... show that he himself would have liked to have seen. For the exclusive fight films for which he'd paid $2000 cash in advance—that undoubtedly bloody f... ...,000 98 with BROOME SHERWOOD Showing at 7:11, 9:25, and 11:04 Special fight films tonight “KID” NAPOLEON vs. CASEY O'KELLY The effort of clinging the...

...AME ORDWAY!?, 60 -- Chapter XVII. THE SNATCH, 63 -- Chapter XVIII. HOW SOME BEANS WERE PLANTED?, 68 -- Chapter XIX. THE MURDER OF CHUNG PO: THE FIRST DETECTIVE STORY, 73 -- Chapter XX. BEAN CHESS, 79 -- Chapter XXI. ?AND WHAT CAME FORTH, 81 -- Chapter XXII. KIDNAPPED, 85 -- Chapter XXIII. PRICELESS VOLUME!, 87 -- Chapter XXIV. RANSOM $100, 000, 95 -- Chapter XXV. THE PERFE...

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The Detective (novel)

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... English Genre Thriller, Detective ... ...ed by Nothing Lasts Forever The Detective is a thriller/detective novel by au... ...ublished hardcover in 1966. It was made into the 1968 movie of the same name, starring Frank Sinatra, as Detective Joe Leland. Billed as, "An adult lo... .... Billed as, "An adult look at police life," The Detective went on to become one of the highest grossing films of 1968 and one of the strongest box-of... ...Nothing Lasts Forever, was later made into the 1988 film Die Hard, which spawned a series totalling five films. ... ... 1 Plot summary 2 Characters in The Detective ... ... 4 References Plot summary Joe Leland, a private detective, begins investigating a case for th... ... Films ... ...e novels Die Hard (film series) American novels adapted into films Detective novels ...

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Once Aboard the Lugger

By: A. S. M. Hutchinson

............................................................153 CHAPTER VI A Detective At Herons' Holt. ............................................. ...V. The Rape Of The Rose. • CHAPTER V. Horror At Herons' Holt. • CHAPTER VI A Detective At Herons' Holt. • CHAPTER VII. Terror At Dippleford Admiral. •... ...It's all right. Mr. Marrapit frowned: You do not inspire confidence. Sleep films your eye. I shudder for you. Women and children are in your care th... ... vicinity. If I did not forget, the window was forced the Rose was stolen. A detective shall decide. George grew quite cold. Employment of a detectiv... ...They were at the front door. He put a hand on Mr. Marrapit's arm. Oh, not a detective. Don't get a detective. If need be I will get forty detective... ... If need be I will get forty detectives. I will blacken the countryside with detectives. George grew quite hot. Uncle, let us keep this private. Lea...

...-- Chapter III. Barley Water For Mr. Marrapit, 140 -- Chapter IV. The Rape Of The Rose, 146 -- Chapter V. Horror At Herons' Holt, 153 -- Chapter VI A Detective At Herons' Holt, 156 -- Chapter VII. Terror At Dippleford Admiral, 162 -- Chapter VIII. Panic At Dippleford Admiral, 168 -- Chapter IX. Disaster At Temple Colney, 171 -- BOOK VI. Of Paradise Lost and Found, 179 -- C...

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The Cheap Detective

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... $28,221,552[1] The Cheap Detective is a 1978 American satirical comedy film written by Neil Simon an... ...mbia, 1976). It stars Peter Falk as Lou Peckinpaugh, a detective in the Humphrey Bogart mold. The film is an affectionate parody o... ... Lou Peckinpaugh (Peter Falk), a bumbling San Francisco private detective, tries to prove himself innocent of his partner's murder while he... ... References ^ "The Cheap Detective, Box Office Information". The Numbers. Retrieved June 25, 2012.&n... ...Retrieved June 25, 2012.  ^ "The Cheap Detective, Movie Trivia".   ^ "The Chea... ...tten Tomatoes Categories 1978 films All film articles using the film date template ... ...m articles using the film date template 1970s comedy films 1970s thriller films Amer... ... 1970s thriller films American comedy films American criminal comedy films ... ... American criminal comedy films American thriller films Columbia Pictures films C...

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Daffodil Mystery, The

By: Edgar Wallace

...prolific British crime writer, journalist and playwright, who wrote 175 novels, 24 plays, and countless articles in newspapers and journals. Over 160 films have been made of his novels, more than any other author. In the 1920s, one of Wallace's publishers claimed that a quarter of all books read in England were written by him.[citation needed] He is most famous today as th...

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Jim Hanvey, Detective

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... Language English Jim Hanvey, Detective is a 1937 American film direc... ... Soundtrack External links Jim Hanvey, Detective at the Internet Movie Databas... ... Jim Hanvey, Detective at the Internet Movie Database Jim Hanvey, Detective is available for free downloa... ...et Archive Categories English-language films Articles to... ...pty sections from March 2010 All articles with empty sections 1937 films American fi... ...s 1937 films American films American mystery films Black-and-w... ... American mystery films Black-and-white films Republic Pictures films All stub ar...

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The Magic Skin

By: Honoré de Balzac

...ctful demeanor towards those who are about to gain money of you? Or must the detective, who squats in our social sewers, know the name of your hatter,... ...the furniture; were expressed by the surrounding disorder, and brought light films over the vision of those assembled, so that the air seemed full of ...

...an infernal compact implied? Is it done to compel you to preserve a respectful demeanor towards those who are about to gain money of you? Or must the detective, who squats in our social sewers, know the name of your hatter, or your own, if you happen to have written it on the lining inside? Or, after all, is the measurement of your skull required for the compilation of sta...

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Father Brown, Detective

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...935 External links Father Brown, Detective at the Internet Movie Database ... ... Categories 1934 films Adaptations of works by G. K. Che... ... Adaptations of works by G. K. Chesterton American films American mystery films ... ...ilms American mystery films English-language films Films about Catholic priests ... ...-language films Films about Catholic priests Films directed by Edward Sedgwick All s...

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The Last Exploit of Harry the Actor

By: Ernest Bramah

...is: that having called upon his friend just at the moment when the private detective was on the point of leaving his office to go to the safe deposit ... ... in a quiet lounge suit, green Alpine hat and brown shoes. By the time the detective had reached his wavy chestnut hair, large and rather ragged moust... ...he mystery. As I told you, I have already telephoned for a capable private detective and for one of my directors." "But that is not enough," insisted... ...hat is not enough," insisted the professor angrily. "Will one mere private detective restore my £6ooo Japanese 4 1/2 per cent bearer bonds? Is the ret... ...way in time. And the camera, with half-a-dozen of its specially sensitized films already snapped over the last few pages, by her side!" "That child.!...

...dent in the joint experiences of Mr. Carlyle and Max Carrados was merely this: that having called upon his friend just at the moment when the private detective was on the point of leaving his office to go to the safe deposit in Lucas Street, Piccadilly, the blind amateur accompanied him, and for ten minutes amused himself by sitting quite quietly among the palms in the cen...

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List of horror films

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...This is a chronological list of horror films split by decade. Often there may be considerable overlap particularly... ... horror and other genres (including, action, thriller, and science fiction films); the list should attempt to document films which are more closely re... ... Lists by decade List of horror films of the 1890s List of horror films of the 190... ... List of horror films of the 1900s List of horror films of the 1910s List of horror films of the 192... ... List of horror films of the 1920s List of horror films of the 1930s List of horror films of the 194... ... Occult detective ...

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