The Mystery of Mr. E

– a murder mystery musical movie

Available to rent or buy now on Amazon Prime!

Listen to the movie soundtrack!

Directed by Martyn Tott
Screenplay by Martyn Tott and Sophie Hannah
Release date: 25 November 2023
Based on a new and completely original stage musical of the same name by Sophie Hannah and Annette Armitage.

If you love Agatha Christie’s The Mousetrap and musicals with catchy songs, then you will love this movie!

‘I loved it! I’m thinking it needs to be a tv series next. Very funny, brilliant cinematography, fantastic songs!’

‘A warm, sunny feel-good murder – brilliant! Just what I needed on a fraught winter’s night. Fab performances, and the lyrics were perfect.’

‘It clearly comes from a place of deep genre adoration and knowledge, on both the whodunnit and musical sides.’

Watch a short trailer…

Twin brothers John and George Danes call themselves ‘The Generalists’, and do all sorts of strange jobs for all kinds of peculiar people. They’re about to set off to their next mysterious assignment, at Idlewyld House, when a strange man knocks at their door. This stranger knows that John and George are on their way to Idlewyld House, but he won’t say how he knows. When asked who he is, he says only, ‘I am the murderer’, and then he disappears.

Arriving at Idlewyld House, the Danes twins ask if they have been invited there to solve a murder and are assured that nothing of the sort has happened. Then one of the other guests is found dead at the foot of the stairs…


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