Wealthy Londoner Tony Wendice works out a meticulous scheme to murder his wife and escape undetected. The plan goes awry when the wife fights off the man hired to commit the murder, killing her attacker with a pair of scissors. Thinking quickly, Wendice manages to convince the police that his wife is guilty of premeditated murder. The woman is sentenced to hang for her “crime”, but a diligent police inspector has second thoughts about her guilt.
Director: Boris Sagal.
Stars: Angie Dickinson, Christopher Plummer, Anthony Quayle, Michael Parks, Ron Moody, Gerry Gibson, Alan Coates, Dwight Schultz, John Touchstone, Leo Lewis, Clemen von Franckenstein.