The Dark Corner Movie Review Summary

Actors: Lucille Ball

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A private investigator who just got out of prison falls in love with his secretary (Lucille Ball) and finds out he's being "tailed." He thinks it's his former business partner who had him put in jail, but it's really the husband of the former business partner's lover who wants the man to kill the former partner for revenge. The husband has the lover killed and makes it look like the main character did it, and the investigator and his secretary have to find out who really did it and prove it to the police.
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Plot & Themes

Composition of Book Actual chase scenes or violence 10%Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives 30%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 60% How difficult to spot villain?    -   Challenging Time/Era of Movie:    -   1930's-1950's Murder Mystery?    -   Yes What % of story relates directly to the mystery, not the subplot?    -   60% Special suspect?    -   investigator him/herself Kind of mystery?    -   hard boiled/private eye

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   private investigator Age:    -   20's-30's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White (American)


City?    -   Yes City:    -   New York Misc setting    -   building

Writing Style

Kind of violence:    -   hand to hand Unusual forms of death    -   dropped from large heights    -   blunt clubbing (like seals) Any profanity?    -   None

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