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Mystery of the hansom cab

Murder in the Hansom Cab is a tightly-plotted murder mystery, set in sophisticated 19th century Melbourne. The story revolves around the death of a gentleman in the back of a hansom cab after a night on the town. With its captivating characters, from the elite to those less fortunate, this compelling telemovie involves twists and turns to the very end. Written and published in Melbourne in 1886, The Mystery of a Hansom Cab was the first great international crime blockbuster - it was released the year before Arthur Conan Doyles first Sherlock Holmes mystery. The Mystery of a Hansom Cab was last made into a movie in 1926.

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Barcode Shelf Location Collection Volume Ref. Branch Status Due Date Res.
32320003329798 Romance
DVD   Maitland library . . Available .  
32320003329715 Romance
DVD   Rutherford library . . Available .  
32320003329756 Romance
DVD   Thornton library . . Available .  
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Field name Details
Classification Number Romance
Title Mystery of the hansom cab [DVD]
Publisher [Australia] : : Australian Broadcasting Corporation :, 2012.
Physical Description sd., col. ;
Series DVD
Romance
Note R-113076-9.
Special features : Behind the scene featurette ; trailer.
Performer John Waters, Marco Chiappi, Shane Jacobson, Jessica De Gouw, Oliver Ackland.
Murder in the Hansom Cab is a tightly-plotted murder mystery, set in sophisticated 19th century Melbourne. The story revolves around the death of a gentleman in the back of a hansom cab after a night on the town. With its captivating characters, from the elite to those less fortunate, this compelling telemovie involves twists and turns to the very end. Written and published in Melbourne in 1886, The Mystery of a Hansom Cab was the first great international crime blockbuster - it was released the year before Arthur Conan Doyles first Sherlock Holmes mystery. The Mystery of a Hansom Cab was last made into a movie in 1926.
Classification Censorship classification : M.
Subject Murder -- Victoria -- Melbourne -- Drama
Australian fiction -- 19th century -- Drama
Detective and mystery films
Melbourne (Vic.) Drama.
Additional Author Dolman, Glen
Seet, Shawn
Waters, John
Chiappi, Marco
Jacobson, Shane
De Gouw, Jessica
Ackland, Oliver
Hume, Fergus
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