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Paper Orchid (1949)

A murder mystery set in the newspaper industry.

Director:

Roy Ward Baker (as Roy Baker)

Writers:

Val Guest (screenplay), Arthur La Bern (additional dialogue) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Hugh Williams ... Frank McSweeney
Hy Hazell ... Stella Mason
Sidney James ... Freddy Evans
Garry Marsh ... Johnson
Andrew Cruickshank Andrew Cruickshank ... Inspector Clement Pill
Ivor Barnard ... Eustace Crabb
Walter Hudd ... Briggs
Ella Retford Ella Retford ... Lady Croup
Hughie Green ... Harold Croup
Vida Hope Vida Hope ... Jonquil Jones
Frederick Leister Frederick Leister ... Walter Wibberley
Kenneth Morgan Kenneth Morgan
Vernon Greeves Vernon Greeves ... John Deane
Patricia Owens ... Mary MacSweeney
Rolf Lefebvre Rolf Lefebvre ... Peter Pasterman
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A murder mystery set in the newspaper industry.

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based on novel | See All (1) »

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The inside story of a front page woman!

Genres:

Crime | Mystery | Drama

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

11 July 1949 (UK) See more »

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Ganesh See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono (RCA Sound System)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Soundtracks

The House is Haunted
Written by Basil Adlam and Billy Rose
© 1934
Sung by Ray Ellington (with combo)
(final nightclub scene)
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