Inspector Cockrill is tasked to determine whodunit when the head nurse is killed after revealing that the death of a patient under anesthesia was no accident.
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Green for Danger
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But what of that? Nurse Linley is attractive, attracted and suddenly available; besides, the moon shines bright on a beautiful August night. And do have a look at that ridiculously artificial bush behind which his rival, Dr Barnes, has secreted himself! Bad community theatre, perhaps, but certainly very funny.
It has the further virtue of being funny — especially as played by Sim — while also establishing the very real possibility that our Inspector Cockrill is not infallible. In my view, this makes his eccentricities even funnier. And watch what he does with the point of his umbrella.
- The special collection of popular fiction at Sheffield Hallam University.
- The Newcomes [with Biographical Introduction]: Memoirs Of A Most Respectable Family.
- Non c? al mondo altro che donne, No. 4 from La Finta Semplice, Act 1, K46a (K51) (Full Score).
Oh, my God, he makes me laugh. Very good post. The music and your comments about caught my attention.
And Alastair Sim convey with fidelity what you point out. So delicious and the timber of his voices very distinctive. Your email address will not be published.
Green for Danger (1945) by Christianna Brand
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