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British noir III, 5 film set

Label
British noir III, 5 film set
Language
eng
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Main title
British noir III
Medium
videorecording
Oclc number
1261263924
Runtime
408
Sub title
5 film set
Summary
When Chief Inspector Tanner arrives at the house of Lord and Lady Lebanon to investigate the murder of their chauffeur, he quickly notices a lot of strange things about the household; when a priceless Buddhist artefact is stolen from a Japanese temple, a popular radio personality accidentally becomes involved in the case; a gambler falls in love with a young woman and believes she is bringing him luck, but his gambling rival also becomes interested in her; follows a family struggling to put their lives back together after their eldest son is executed for murder; a private detective works on a case involving a stolen secret formula and a kidnapped girl
Table Of Contents
The frightened lady (1940, 78 min.) / producer, S.W. Smith ; screenplay, Edward Dryhurst ; directed by George King -- Brass monkey (1948, 82 min.) / producer, N.A. Bronsten ; screen play, Alec Coppel ; directed by Thornton Freeland -- Third time lucky (1949, 87 min.) / producer, Mario Zampi ; screenplay, Gerald Butler ; directed by Gordon Parry -- Tall headlines aka The frightened bride (1952, 91 min.) / producer, Raymond Stross ; screenplay, Audrey Erskine-Lindop, Dudley Leslie ; directed by Terence Young -- Breakaway (1956, 70 min.) / producers, Robert S. Baker, Monty Berman ; screenplay, Norman Hudis ; directed by Henry Cass
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
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