The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre (1960–1965)

Season 2

The Fourth Square

The Fourth Square

TV Episode 1
The Man at the Carlton Tower

The Man at the Carlton Tower

A murderous jewelry heist attracts an ex-partner of the killer, a master criminal who's never been caught. His personal nemesis,a retired detective, joins Scotland Yard to crack the case, in turn recruiting the thief's estranged wife.

TV Episode 2
The Clue of the Silver Key

The Clue of the Silver Key

TV Episode 3
Attempt to Kill

Attempt to Kill

A rich man's secretary/fiancée is harassed by an assistant, who's sacked. Dangerous accidents start occurring and the assistant is suspected, but he's suddenly murdered just as he plans to meet with a Scotland Yard inspector.

TV Episode 4
Man Detained

Man Detained

TV Episode 5
Never Back Losers

Never Back Losers

Wally Sanders, a horseracing jockey, loses a race and crashes his car to claim an insurance. Jim Matthews, a shrewd and energetic insurance investgator, follows up the company's suspicion ...

TV Episode 6
The Sinister Man

The Sinister Man

A body found in a canal is of an archaeology professor, murdered over three small fragments of an ancient text that could serve as a pretext for a red China-like country to invade a Nepal-like country.

TV Episode 7
Backfire

Backfire

Curzon employs the brash and confident Logan to save his ailing business. However Logan's confidence is not matched by his ability and his desperate measures lead to a life threatening situation.

TV Episode 8
Candidate for Murder

Candidate for Murder

With his marriage failing, a man hires a german assassin to murder his wife, who he suspects is having an affair. Things seem to go to plan at first, until the assassin decides not to kill ...

TV Episode 9
Flat Two

Flat Two

A victim's boyfriend sneaks into a blackmailer's flat to sort him out, but another man's already there, and both don't realise the crook has been murdered before they got there. The police soon arrive, tipped off in advance.

TV Episode 11