The Arsenal Stadium Mystery (1939)

The Arsenal Stadium Mystery (1939)

Released: 1939
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Genre, Sport
Director: Thorold Dickinson
Starring: Ian McLean, Greta Gynt, Leslie Banks, ,
Run time: 84 min
IMDb: 6.3/10
Country: UK
Views: 46766

Synopsis

Storyline:
During a charity soccer match between top professional side Arsenal and touring amateur side Trojans, the Trojan’s new star player collapses. When he dies, Inspector Slade of Scotland Yard is called in and declares it was murder. It takes all his ingenuity and another death before the motive is discovered and the killer revealed.
Written by
Ian Harries <[email protected]>
User Reviews: The Arsenal Stadium Mystery is a largely forgotten black and whiter from the thirties. It covers the murder of a football player in the magnificent Highbury stadium in North London. The twist is that the murder is of a player who collapses during a match therefore making it difficult to work out whodunnit. Interesting for English football fans aswell as it stars some of the Arsenal players of the time; Arsenal being England’s greatest football team of all time.

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