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The Set Up (1963)

| Drama | 1963 (UK)
Arthur Payne, recently out of prison, meets a stranger on a train and explains his situation. A few days later another stranger makes a curious proposition. Arthur should participate in a ... See full summary »

Director:

Gerard Glaister

Writer:

Roger Marshall (screenplay)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Maurice Denham ... Theo Gaunt
John Carson ... Insp. Jackson
Maria Corvin Maria Corvin ... Nicole Romain
Brian Peck ... Arthur Payne
Anthony Bate ... Ray Underwood
John Arnatt ... Supt. Ross
Manning Wilson Manning Wilson ... Sgt. Bates
Luanshya Greer Luanshya Greer ... Sally (as Pamela Greer)
Eric Dodson ... Walker
Reginald Barratt Reginald Barratt ... 'Pop' Medwin
Billy Milton ... Simpson
Harry Littlewood ... Ticket Collector
Morgan Latimer Morgan Latimer ... Mrs. Gaunt
David Browning David Browning ... Clarke
Roy Patrick ... Policeman
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Storyline

Arthur Payne, recently out of prison, meets a stranger on a train and explains his situation. A few days later another stranger makes a curious proposition. Arthur should participate in a fake robbery and remove some imitation jewelry from the stranger's own safe.

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Drama

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

1963 (UK) See more »

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Production Co:

Merton Park Studios See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono (Westrex Recording System)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

Opening credits: All characters and events in this picture are fictitious and any similarity to actual persons and events is purely coincidental. See more »

Goofs

The character played by Luanshya Greer (as Pamela Greer) is credited as "Sally", but is introduced as "Pamela Shaw". See more »

Connections

Edited into The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre: The Set Up (1962) See more »

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