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Dame Agatha Mary Clarissa Christie, Lady Mallowan, (born Miller; 15 September 1890 – 12 January 1976) was an English writer.
Andrew Robert Wade (born August 4, 1984) is an American recording engineer and music producer.
Anthony Berkeley Cox (5 July 1893 – 9 March 1971) was an English crime writer.
Burnham-on-Sea is a large seaside town in Somerset, England, at the mouth of the River Parrett, upon Bridgwater Bay.
CinemaScope is an anamorphic lens series used, from 1953 to 1967, for shooting widescreen movies.
Crippen & Landru Publishers is a small publisher of mystery fiction collections, based in Norfolk, Virginia, United States.
Death Goes to School is a 1953 British mystery film directed by Stephen Clarkson and starring Barbara Murray, Gordon Jackson and Pamela Alan.
Detective fiction is a subgenre of crime fiction and mystery fiction in which an investigator or a detective—either professional, amateur or retired—investigates a crime, often murder.
The Edgar Allan Poe Awards (popularly called the Edgars), named after Edgar Allan Poe, are presented every year by the Mystery Writers of America, based in New York City.
Farewell Performance is a 1963 British crime film directed by Robert Tronson and starring David Kernan, Frederick Jaeger and Delphi Lawrence.
Film noir is a cinematic term used primarily to describe stylish Hollywood crime dramas, particularly those which emphasize cynical attitudes and sexual motivations.
Girl Overboard was a pop rock band from Sydney, Australia, formed in 1987.
The Golden Age of Detective Fiction was an era of classic murder mystery novels of similar patterns and styles, predominantly in the 1920s and 1930s.
Harper's Bazaar is an American women's fashion magazine, first published in 1867.
Hugh Callingham Wheeler (19 March 1912 – 26 July 1987) was a British screenwriter, librettist, poet, and translator.
John Dickson Carr (November 30, 1906 – February 27, 1977) was an American author of detective stories, who also published using the pseudonyms Carter Dickson, Carr Dickson and Roger Fairbairn.
was a Japanese film director, screenwriter, film producer, and author.
Mystery Writers of America (MWA) is an organization of mystery and crime writers, based in New York City.
The City of New York, often called New York City (NYC) or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States.
Patsy Kelly (January 12, 1910 – September 24, 1981) was an American stage, radio, film and television actress.
Philadelphia is the largest city in the U.S. state and Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, and the sixth-most populous U.S. city, with a 2017 census-estimated population of 1,580,863.
Portrait of a Murderer is an episode of the TV show Playhouse 90.
Princeton University is a private Ivy League research university in Princeton, New Jersey.
Somerset (or archaically, Somersetshire) is a county in South West England which borders Gloucestershire and Bristol to the north, Wiltshire to the east, Dorset to the south-east and Devon to the south-west.
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street is a 1979 musical thriller with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and book by Hugh Wheeler.
The Jack of Diamonds is a 1949 British adventure film directed by Vernon Sewell and starring Nigel Patrick, Cyril Raymond and Joan Carroll.
The Woman Who Waited is a 2004 novel by the French writer Andreï Makine.
This Way Out is a 1916 American silent comedy film featuring Oliver Hardy.
Emmett Evan "Van" Heflin Jr. (December 13, 1908 – July 23, 1971) was an American theatre, radio and film actor.
A whodunit or whodunnit (a colloquial elision of "Who done it?" or "Who did it?") is a complex, plot-driven variety of the detective story in which the audience is given the opportunity to engage in the same process of deduction as the protagonist throughout the investigation of a crime.
Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation, doing business as 20th Century Fox, is an American film studio currently owned by 21st Century Fox.