A daily note on some event in the history of mystery fiction.
Monday, November 23, 2015
11/23/2007 Second Sleuth slips in
November 23, 2007. A remake of the movie Sleuth, based on Anthony Shaffer's hit play, opened on this day. The original film (1972) starred Lawrence Olivier as an aging mystery writer and Michael Caine as his wife's lover. In the remake Caine graduated to the older role and Jude Law took over the younger.