The Mystery of Mr. X (1934)

The Mystery of Mr. X





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MGM was seldom content to just film a mystery; the story had to be dressed up in some elaborate, unorthodox fashion. Mystery of Mr. X is given an additional visual boost by setting the story in 19th century London, allowing for a full array of the costumes and plush backgrounds of the era and locale. Robert Montgomery is an elegant jewel thief who happens to be working the same territory where a mysterious murderer has struck. Montgomery deduces that the killer, whose victims are all constables, … More

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Mystery & Suspense
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Written By: Howard Emmet Rogers, Monckton Hoffe, Philip MacDonald
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as Nicholas Revel

as Jane Frensham

as Sir Herbert Frensham

as Inspector Connor

as Sir Christopher Marc...

as Hutchinson

as Judge Malpas

as Constable

as Detective

as Headwaiter

as Reporter

as Reporter

as Reporter

as Reporter

as Policeman

as Policeman

as London Bobby

as Travers Gordon

as Cummings

as Court Clerk

as Forbes

as Blanchard

as Bobbie
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All Critics (2) | Top Critics (1)

Full Review… | March 25, 2006
New York Times
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A witty, well crafted thriller.

Full Review… | September 8, 2003
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