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Brighthaven Express (1952)

Salute the Toff (original title)
The Toff solves the mystery of a missing employer.

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Ted Harrison
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The Toff solves the mystery of a missing employer.

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Film debut of John Forbes-Robertson. See more »

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Performed by Jill Allen (as Jill Allan)
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Similar To The Saint
11 October 2015 | by (london) – See all my reviews

The Toff bears remarkable similarities to the Saint.he is very much the aristocrat.He sails close to the wind at times.He has a comedy aide.He always knows better than the police and of course he always ends up right and with a woman on his arm.It has to be said that the plot is rather convoluted and even though I watched it twice I still could not quite make out the plot.Probably because in one scene Valentine Dyall tells you what he thinks has happened at such a speed that you rather loose the thread of what he is saying.John Bentley gives a good impression of George sanders,though not as laconic or laid back.There is a lot of action and murders aplenty so even if like me you cannot quite work out what is happening,nevertheless less you can still enjoy the action.


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