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When London Sleeps (1932)

 |  Crime  |  22 July 1932 (UK)
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Slippery Rodney Haines runs a high-class gambling joint in Hampstead, while elsewhere in London Lamberti's Fair for the less-well-off is on its last legs. The only link between them seems ... See full summary »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Harold French ...
Francis L. Sullivan ...
Rodney Haines
René Ray ...
Mary
A. Bromley Davenport ...
Col. Grahame
Alexander Field ...
Sam
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Hilde
Ben Field ...
Lamberti
Barbara Everest ...
Mme Lamberti
Herbert Lomas ...
Pollard
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James Knight ...
Garnett
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Slippery Rodney Haines runs a high-class gambling joint in Hampstead, while elsewhere in London Lamberti's Fair for the less-well-off is on its last legs. The only link between them seems to be Tommy Blyth, whose betting has put him in serious debt with Haines and who fancies Mary, the Lamberti's adopted daughter. In fact, there is a further unexpected link between the two worlds. Written by Jeremy Perkins <jwp@aber.ac.uk>

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