Mystery Street (Murder at Harvard)
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Mystery Street (Murder at Harvard)
Blonde good-time girl Vivian Heldon (Jan Sterling), who lives in a cheap rooming house in a working-class section of Boston, run by the inquisitive and neurotic Mrs. Smerrling (Elsa Lanchester), goes out one night after a phone conversation with her boyfriend, proclaiming that she's got big plans and might even move to a nicer place. After putting in her shift as a waitress at a cheap dive called The Grass Skirt, she latches onto Henry Shanway (Marshall Thompson), an innocently drunk patron, who's trying to wash away his sadness over his wife's stillborn child. She uses Henry's… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Well done murder investigation with forensics from Harvard and a pioneering Hispanic policeman."
‑ Michael E. Grost, Classic Film and Television
"An engaging film noir."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
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