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Paper Orchid (1949)

 |  Crime, Mystery, Drama  |  April 1949 (UK)
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Hugh Williams ...
Frank McSweeney
Hy Hazell ...
Stella Mason
Sidney James ...
Freddy Evans
Garry Marsh ...
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Andrew Cruickshank ...
Inspector Clement Pill
Ivor Barnard ...
Eustace Crabb
Walter Hudd ...
Briggs
Ella Retford ...
Lady Croup
Hughie Green ...
Harold Croup
Vida Hope ...
Jonquil Jones
Frederick Leister ...
Walter Wibberley
Kenneth Morgan
Vernon Greeves
Patricia Owens
Rolf Lefebvre
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Just rare, that's all.

I watched it just because it was a rare Roy Ward Baker's film. And not a horror flick please. So, I went to it. This director gave us good feature before his Hammer period: just remember INFERNO, MORNING DEPARTURE, A NIGHT TO REMEMBER, THE ONE THAT GOT AWAY, DON'T BOTHER TO KNOCK...

So, I decided to try this one.

I got bored, I must admit. A story around a female reporter accused of a murder, she of course did not commit.

Talkative and boring for me. But I would not say it is bad and not Worth. No one has commented it yet, so I do it. But I have never liked UK stuff from the thirties and forties. This feature makes no exception.


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