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Dick Barton Strikes Back (1949)

 -  Action | Crime | Sci-Fi  -  April 1949 (UK)
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Special Agent Dick Barton uncovers a ring of international psychopathic criminals with plans to dominate the world using a terrifying weapon of mass destruction.

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Don Stannard ...
Bruce Walker ...
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Fouracada
James Raglan ...
Lord Armadale
Jean Lodge ...
Tina
Morris Sweden ...
Robert Creston
John Harvey ...
Major Henderson
Humphrey Kent ...
Colonel Gardener
Sidney Vivian ...
Inspector Burke
Tony Morelli ...
Nicholas
George Crawford ...
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Larry Taylor ...
Nick (as Laurie Taylor)
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Special Agent Dick Barton uncovers a ring of international psychopathic criminals with plans to dominate the world using a terrifying weapon of mass destruction.

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Don Stannard (Dick Barton) and Sebastian Cabot (Fouracada) were involved in a car crash in Cookham Dean, Berkshire, England, UK on July 9, 1949. Stannard, who was driving, was killed instantly but Cabot escaped with only minor injuries. See more »

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Featured in The World of Hammer: Sci-Fi (1994) See more »

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Doubly Boring Strangely Awful
13 October 2012 | by (london) – See all my reviews

this was the second film in the Dick Barton boxed set.It is better than Dick Barton secret Agent because it would be virtually impossible for it to be worse.The location shots are a big plus but the silly plot is almost terminal boredom.What is worse the noise emitted by the machine at the climax sounds like a police siren and goes on and on.It gave me a headache so i had to double the disc speed so i could not its incessant wailing on the soundtrack.the fight scenes are not very well orchestrated.It is rather strange that apart from the 3 leads no other actors names are shown with the front credits.Perhaps they asked that this be done to spare their blushes.I have one more to view.I hope it gets better.


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