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Bulldog Drummond Escapes (1937)

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Captain Drummond becomes a prisoner when he intents to protect a beautiful heiress of an espionage organization.

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Inspector Nielson (as Sir Guy Standing)
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Porter Hall ...
Fay Holden ...
Natalie
E.E. Clive ...
Walter Kingsford ...
Stanton
P.J. Kelly ...
Stiles (as Patrick Kelly)
Charles McNaughton ...
Constable Higgins
Clyde Cook ...
Alf
Frank Elliott ...
Bailey
David Clyde ...
Gower
Doris Lloyd ...
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Captain High 'Bulldog' Drummond has just returned to England. As he is driving home in the dark, a young woman jumps out in front of his car. He misses her, but she falls to the ground. As he tries to revive her, he hears a shout for help, then gunshots. As he goes to investigate, the woman drives away with Drummond's car. He is soon able to trace her to nearby Greystone Manor, and when he goes there to meet her, she urges him to help her get out of a desperate situation. Written by Snow Leopard

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22 January 1937 (USA)  »

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Bulldog Drummond Saves a Lady  »

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Near the beginning, Drummond sees a dead body in the moor and sees it sink. At the end, Drummond leaves without telling about the corpse or tell anyone where the body is located. See more »

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Capt. Hugh 'Bulldog' Drummond: Commissioner, where's your romance?
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Followed by Bulldog Drummond's Secret Police (1939) See more »

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Worth catching this Bulldog !
3 December 2004 | by (Manchester ,England) – See all my reviews

I was very pleasantly surprised by this racy little number,available in the UK on one DVD with two other movies from the same series.A simple but effective plot and some good stand out action scenes,pretty well mounted for a 'programmer'.Bulldog Drummond was served better by these movies than Dick Barton fared in the Hammer productions that came a dozen or so years later.Well worth watching,with a nice late thirties flavour,and far superior to the later Richard Johnson attempts at the character.Maybe its time for a resurgence of interest in Bulldog Drummond !! Ray Milland is a suave hero,and Heather Angel a pert heroine.When major stardom priced Ray Milland out of the series,John Howard played the part with equal charm.


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