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The Saint's Vacation (1941)

 -  Crime | Drama | Mystery  -  9 May 1941 (USA)
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While on vacation, the Saint discovers a much-sought-after music box.

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Complete credited cast:
Hugh Sinclair ...
Sally Gray ...
Mary Langdon
Arthur Macrae ...
Monty Hayward
Cecil Parker ...
Rudolph Hauser
Leueen MacGrath ...
Valerie (as Leueen Macgrath)
John Warwick ...
Gregory
Manning Whiley ...
Marko
Felix Aylmer ...
Charles Leighton
Ivor Barnard ...
Emil
Gordon McLeod ...
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An otherwise innocuous-looking music box is the coveted macguffin that provokes treachery, robbery, torture, murder, and a chase across the Continent involving one of Simon Templar's greatest nemeses, Rudolph Hauser. "The Saint" is aided by amiable sidekick Monty Hatward and spunky girl reporter Mary Langdon. Written by duke1029@aol.com

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Crime | Drama | Mystery

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(Western Electric Mirrophonic Recording)

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Trivia

Sally Gray appeared in an earlier entry in the series "The Saint in London" as Penny Parker, an entirely different character. See more »

Goofs

The railway engine shown in the train journey carrying the Saint, his friends and the bad guys is a different engine to that which eventually pulls into the station en route from where they all alight. See more »

Quotes

Simon Templar, aka The Saint: Remember, no one is to go into that bathroom except over your dead body!
Monty Hayward: [after a double take] Dead body?
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Follows The Saint in New York (1938) See more »

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9 July 2008 | by (Louisville, KY) – See all my reviews

Saint's Vacation, The (1941)

** (out of 4)

Seventh film in RKO's series has George Sanders being replaced by Hugh Sinclair. This time out The Saint is battling a man over a mysterious box, which contains some sort of secret code. This is a rather strange entry in the series as I found it to have one of the best stories but the production is so poor that this really kills anything positive in the film. What really kept getting under my skin was the incredibly bad editing, which really stands out to be among the worst I've ever seen. There's one scene where The Saint must fight two guys while his sidekick and a female reporter (Sally Gray) are watching. The way this thing is edited is so poorly done and the bad music selections really made me laugh when the scene was of course going for suspense. As for Sinclair, he really doesn't make a very good leading man. I wasn't too impressed with Sanders in the role but he was certainly more fitting than his replacement. I'm not sure if he should get all the blame for being so stiff because the entire film pretty much plays out that way. There's never any real energy built by the director and in the end the movie just comes off pretty bland.


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