Even more an aggravation to him is his overly attached, constantly present personal assistant. Miss Hall (played by Carmen Mathews) babies him, preparing a sedative for his plane travel, making sure his clothes are properly folded and packed, and hanging on his every word.
|Franchot Tone and Carmen Mathews|
But she's not the only female who has her claws in Oliver. Grace Dolan (played brilliantly by Mary Astor) holds a secret about Oliver Mathews, one that could ruin his career once and for all, and she uses this information for blackmail.
|Franchot Tone and Mary Astor|
Just as Oliver believes he's dealt with these nuisances, a classic Hitchcock twist shows otherwise.
The Impossible Dream is Episode 28 of Season 4.
The Season 4 DVD is available from:
At the time of this writing, the episode is also available on Hulu Plus.