A Blueprint for Murder Poster

Release Date: 1953

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 16 min

Plot Summary
Whitney Cameron (Joseph Cotten) is in a quandary: he's attracted to his beautiful sister-in-law, Lynn (Jean Peters), but also harbors serious suspicions about her. Her husband, Cameron's brother, died under mysterious circumstances, and now that the death of her stepchild, Polly, has been attributed to poisoning, he suspects that Lynn is after his late brother's estate, and killing everyone in her way. Cameron fears that nephew could be next, and determines to make sure no harm comes to him.

Cast: Joseph Cotten, Jean Peters, Gary Merrill, Catherine McLeod, Jack Kruschen, Barney Phillips, Freddy Ridgeway

Director: Andrew Stone

Genres: Crime drama

Production Co: 20th Century Fox

Keywords: Quest, Mystery, Forbidden love, House, Father, 1950s, Tense, Suspenseful, Murder