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Murder by Television(1935)

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James Houghland, inventor of a new method by which television signals can be instantaneously sent anywhere in the world, refuses to sell the process to television companies, who then send agents to acquire the invention any way they can. On the night of his initial broadcast Houghland is mysteriously murdered in the middle of his demonstration and it falls to Police Chief Nelson to determine who the murderer is from the many suspects present.

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MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  not available
Release Date:  1935 Production Date:  none available
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Imperial Distributing Corp.
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Cameo Pictures Corp.
Duration(mins):  60 or 62 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  5,723    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • Murder by Television (1935)

    Jay Higgins 2009-11-09

    From a historical standpoint it's a fascinating curio, as a story however, it is lacking. Very low budget, fair acting but it did hold my interest. MORE>