Mystic Circle Murder

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Mystic Circle Murder ★ Religious Racketeers 1939

Reporter sets out to uncover phony mediums, particularly the Great La Gagge, whose fake apparitions are so convincing that it caused one of his clients to have a heart attack. Cheaply made, and it's obvious. Watch for a cameo by Harry Houdini's wife, who talks about life after death. Based on a story by director O'Connor. 69m/B VHS, DVD . Betty Compson, Robert (Fisk) Fiske, Helene Le Berthon, Arthur Gardner; D: Frank O'Connor.