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COP OUT (1969) by Ellery Queen

Welcome to something a bit special today folks. After years of pleading and cajoling, our pal Colin (aka ‘Livius’) of the mighty fine Riding the High Country… 1,134 more words

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"Ellery Queen—a Website on Deduction" (by Dale C. Andrews and Kurt Sercu)

Since readers will learn about the careers and literary work of Dale Andrews and Kurt Sercu in their own words in the following post, I will simply note that they are among the most dedicated and knowledgeable fans of Ellery Queen, and of… 2,367 more words

Ellery Queen (Television Series, 1975 - 1976)

This is where I came in. I had just turned 12 years old when the pilot, Too Many Suspects, aired on March 23rd, 1975, and was glad to hear the movie would be turned into a series the following season. 415 more words

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Ten Days Wonder (Film, 1972)

Filmed before, but released after, Don’t Look Behind You, Ten Days Wonder adapted the 1948 novel with an all-star cast, but leaves the viewer absolutely stunned – with boredom. 159 more words

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A Fine and Private Place (1971)

Everything about this novel is predictable. Of course more than one person is murdered, of course the young wife and the young secretary fall in love, any conscious reader knows who the murderer is before the first death even occurs, and, of course, Ellery solves the mystery. 359 more words

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