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Dangerous Ground (1934)

| Mystery | May 1934 (UK)
Insurance agents plot to identify and bring down a crime kingpin.



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Complete credited cast:
Mark Lyndon
Philip Tarry
Joyce Kennedy ...
Mrs. Bredon
Martin Lewis ...
John Bredon
Kathleen Kelly ...
Joan Bredon
Gordon Begg ...
Henry B. Longhurst ...
Inspector Hurley (as Henry Longhurst)


Insurance agents plot to identify and bring down a crime kingpin.

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Sound Mix:

(Western Electric Sound System)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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This film's earliest documented telecasts took place in Los Angeles Sunday 17 April 1949 on KFI (Channel 9), in Detroit Sunday 29 May 1949 on WWJ (Channel 4), and in New York City Tuesday 24 January 1950 on WPIX (Channel 11). Since it had never previously been commercially shown on this side of the Atlantic, these airings also constituted its USA premiere. See more »


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Music by Frédéric Chopin
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even David lean can't make this a masterpiece
26 July 2015 | by (london) – See all my reviews

Even the editorially skills of David Lean cannot make the proverbial silk purse out of a sows ear.This is a bog standard quota quickie.So this means that it is filmed without close ups.So if there is a group they are grouped so that they can all speak their lines without the camera moving.This makes for a rather static film,which seems more like a filmed play.This is a thriller but there is not a great deal of action or suspense.The acting and direction are equally undistinguished.The leading character is played by Malcolm Keen father of Geoffrey Keen.it can be said without fear of contradiction that all concerned would go on to much more distinguished and worthwhile enterprises in the no too distant future.

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