Wrong Number: You Know My Name (Look Up My Number)…

We’re back in 1950s London for this brisk thriller from Merton Park Studios. When elderly Miss Crystal dials a wrong number and gets a young woman waiting to speak to ‘Angelo’, she’s stumbled on the aftermath of a robbery gone wrong. The next day, the local papers all carry the story of the mail van driver whose dying word was: ‘Angelo’. Miss Crystal remembers the name- can she remember the number?

Merton Park (was there anywhere in London that didn’t have a studio back then?) seems to have cornered the market in honest, no-nonsense portrayals of life on the fringes of the metropolis…

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