Not Rated | | Crime, Drama, Mystery
A British agent sets out to uncover the hidden facts behind a British government employee's suicide.
Excerpts of plays seen in this film include scenes from William Shakespeare's 'Macbeth' during rehearsal and 'Christopher Marlowe''s 'Edward II' performed by the Royal Shakespeare Company and directed by Peter Hall.
Hello darling, I'm on my way out. Won't be back 'til late, don't wait up.
Ann Dobbs: That's alright, I'm tired anyway.
Charles Dobbs: Who was it tonight ?
Charles Dobbs: Ah, someone I know... go back to bed darling.
When Charles Dobbs (James Mason) makes his 2nd visit to Elsa Fennen there's a clear shot of the the street name, The Crescent on a front wall by the house. Later he gets a colleague to send a postcard to Elsa and tells him that the address is Merrydale Lane. The next scene shows her coming out of the house and another clear shot of the street name. The Crescent.