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Tales Of Edgar Wallace: The Malpas Mystery (Merton Park 1960 with Ronald Howard and Geoffrey Keen)

UK / Merton Park – Independent Artists / 50 minutes / 1960

Writers: Paul Tabori, Gordon Wellesley / Producers: Julian Wintle, Leslie Parkyn / Director: Sidney Hayers

Series: Tales of Edgar Wallace / Story Number 3

Based on Wallace’s story Face in the Night, The Malpas Mystery follows young Audrey Bedford, who after being released from prison finds herself in a fresh lot of trouble. Her step-sister Dora and her boyfriend Lacy Marshalt are the ones leading her astray.

cast

MAUREEN SWANSON as Audrey Bedford

RONALD HOWARD as Dick Shannon

SANDRA DORNE as Dora

ALLAN CUTHBERTSON as Lacy Marshalt

GEOFFREY KEEN as Torrington

CATHERINE FELLER as Ginette

RICHARD SHAW as Kornfeldt

ALAN TILVERN as Gordon Seager

EDWARD CAST as Laker

SHEILA ALLEN as Frau Kornfeldt

LESLIE FRENCH as Wilkins

ANTHONY BATE as Policeman