Who? times two
Annie Van Auken | Planet Earth | 08/11/2008
(3 out of 5 stars)
"This ALPHA VIDEO double feature consists of 'B' grade "whodunit" programmers from Hollywood's golden age of limburger.
THE HAT BOX MYSTERY-- A private eye's Girl Friday is given a camera hidden in a hatbox so she can secretly snap a woman's picture. When the target is killed by a gun stashed in the same box, the unwitting photog becomes prime suspect in a murder case.
HOLLYWOOD MYSTERY-- A real gangster is hired to play the heavy in a crime film, but no one at the studio is aware that a different thug is out to kill him.
The TOD SLAUGHTER TRIPLE FEATURE (from JEF FILMS) stars the famous British scenery-chewer in three of his best-known films.
Parenthetical numbers preceding titles are 1 to 10 viewer poll ratings found at a film resource website.
(4.3) The Hat Box Mystery (1947) - Tom Neal/Pamela Blake/Allen Jenkins/Virginia Sale/Leonard Penn/Olga Andre
(5.1) Hollywood Mystery ("Hollywood Hoodlum") (1934) - June Clyde/Frank Albertson/José Crespo/Tenen Holtz"