Cinema: Triangle in Hollywood

In a Hollywood parking lot one evening last week, a jealous husband waited for his wife to return from, a drive with another man. After the big Cadillac convertible pulled to a stop, the attendant heard the woman pleading and the man's startled voice: "Don't be silly, Walter. Don't!" Then there were two shots. One bullet from the husband's pistol smashed into the Cadillac's tail fin. The other struck the suspected rival in the groin.

Even before the wounded man got to the hospital, the news was on Page One, and even the most cynical Hollywood moviemakers reacted with a cold chill...

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