In this quite overlooked, nerve-racking film-noir from Antalole Litvak, Barbara Stanwyck plays Leona Stevenson, a bedridden heiress to a big pharmaceutical company who, whilst trying to reach her husband Henry Stevenson (Burt Lancaster) on the phone, is cross-connected to another phone conversation in which two men are plotting the murder of a woman. 358 more words
Tags » Wrong Number
The term, wrong number, me nostalgic.
Recently an astronaut on the space station, ISS, tried to call his home from the ISS, and uttered the famous words, “Hello, is this planet earth” , and put the fear of aliens in the lady, who happened to be at the other end of the wrong number. 559 more words
The phone rang; it was a woman wanting to confirm a reservation. “I just need to make sure you have my reservation for tomorrow.” She said. 636 more words
We’ve operated a few of these for you guys before, and it’d seem that we share a collective relish for those working moments when the universe smiles down upon lucky types with the perfect kinds of prank possibilities. 107 more words