‘Dial M for Murder’ Movie Synopsis
In London, a wealthy woman named Margot Mary Wendice has a quickie love affair with an American writer named Mark Halliday while her professional tennis player / husband, Tony Wendice, is on tour. When Tony quits playing to concentrate on his marriage, she decides to give him a second chance. Complicating matters, Mark arrives from America to visit. She informs him that she’s destroyed all his letters but one… and that one, somebody stole. Additionally, that thief is now blackmailing her. Tony soon returns from a hard day’s work, but still has more to do at home. He asks Margot to go with Mark to the theater to get her out of the house. Tony then calls on a man he went to school with back in the day, and blackmails him into murdering his wife. With all things in life though, not everything goes as planned.