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Man Detained (1961)

A petty burglar sets a chain of events in motion when he steals some bullion that the owner hasn't declared to the authorities.

Director:

Robert Tronson

Writer:

Richard Harris (screenplay)
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Cast

Cast overview:
Bernard Archard ... Det. Inspector Verity
Elvi Hale Elvi Hale ... Kay Simpson
Paul Stassino ... James Helder
Michael Coles ... Frank Murray
Ann Sears ... Stella Maple
Victor Platt Victor Platt ... Thomas Maple
Patrick Jordan Patrick Jordan ... Brand
Clifford Earl Clifford Earl ... Det. Sgt. Wentworth
Gerald Lawson Gerald Lawson ... Old Man (as Gerald C. Lawson)
Jean Aubrey Jean Aubrey ... Gillian Murray
Gareth Davies Gareth Davies ... Police Constable
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A petty burglar sets a chain of events in motion when he steals some bullion that the owner hasn't declared to the authorities.

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Genres:

Drama | Mystery

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

1961 (UK) See more »

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Merton Park Studios See more »
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Mono (Westrex Recording System)
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One of a series of second feature films based on Edgar Wallace novels, released between 1960 and 1965 in British cinemas. The films were later sold to American TV and screened there as The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre (1959). See more »

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Edited into The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre: Man Detained (1961) See more »

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