Gay Falcon, The: Mystery Film Series, Starring George Sanders

The Gay Falcon, a B-level mystery film, is the first in a series of 16 films about a suave detective nicknamed The Falcon.  The first movie was titled after the lead character, Gay Laurence.

George Sanders, who had played The Saint in the prior RKO series, was cast in the title role. He was teamed again with Wendy Barrie who had been with him in three previous Saint films.

The first four films starred Sanders as Gay Lawrence and featured Tom Conway, Sanders’ real-life brother, as “Tom Lawrence,” Gay’s brother.