The greedy editor of a trashy scandal magazine is confronted by several of the individuals whose lives are erroneously and luridly described in the tabloid. Their attempts to stop the publication of articles concerning themselves lead to a series of amusing events.
When sleazy magazine editor Nigel Dennis threatens to publish articles exposing the dirty little secrets of a bunch of celebrities, four of his victims plan to get rid of him... permanently! The schemers include the affluent Lord Mayley, noted actor Sonny MacGregor, a popular female novelist and a beautiful model. Among the techniques they employ to achieve their goals are poisoning, bombing and drowning. A series of hilarious complications, however, keeps ruining their deadly plot...
Journalists / Journalism |
Scams And Cons |
U.S. theatrical title: "Your Past is Showing."
Released theatrically in the UK in 1957. Released theatrically in New York City June 30, 1958.