Passed | | Comedy, Mystery
Radio crime show host 'The Fox' along with his fiancée and ex-girlfriend are kidnapped by a larcenous cult who demand that he help them plan a perfect murder.
This film was first telecast in Chicago Saturday 2 March 1957 on WBBM (Channel 2); in Philadelphia it first aired 17 March 1957 on WFIL (Channel 6), in Los Angeles 25 March 1957 on KTTV (Channel 11), in Altoona PA 12 April 1957 on WFBG (Channel 10), in Minneapolis 19 June 1957 on KMGM (Channel 9), in Norfolk VA 30 July 1957 on WTAR (Channel 3), in Akron 24 September 1957 on WAKR (Channel 49), in Phoenix 30 November 1957 on KPHO (Channel 5), in San Antonio 2 December 1957 on WOAI (Channel 4), in New Haven CT 12 December 1957 on WNHC (Channel 18), in Honolulu 10 May 1957 on KHVH (Channel 13), and in San Francisco 28 June 1958 on KGO (Channel 7); in New York City its earliest documented airing took place 7 February 1960 on WCBS (Channel 2).
Wally 'The Fox' Benton:
If that's a joke I'm glad I didn't get the point.
The murder plan calls for Gordon Thomas to go to Kansas City to catch the same plane that intended victim Harvey Upshaw is taking to New York. But when the plane to New York is shown taking off, the airport sign on the terminal is reversed (mirror image) AND it says "Chicago Municipal Airport."