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Time Lock (1957)

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A boy is accidentally locked in a bank vault. With less than 10 hours of oxygen left in the vault, it becomes a race to save the boy.

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Cast

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Lee Patterson ...
Betty McDowall ...
Lucille Walker
Vincent Winter ...
The Boy
Robert Ayres ...
Insp. Andrews
Alan Gifford ...
Larry Cross ...
Reporter
Sandra Francis ...
Evelyn Webb
Gordon Tanner ...
Jack Cunningham ...
Max Jarvis
Victor Wood ...
Howard Zeeder
Peter Mannering ...
Roland Brand ...
Police officer
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Welder #1
Murray Kash ...
Welder #2
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A boy is accidentally locked in a bank vault. With less than 10 hours of oxygen left in the vault, it becomes a race to save the boy.

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5 September 1957 (Denmark)  »

Also Known As:

Zwölf Sekunden bis zur Ewigkeit  »

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Two cups of water splashed around are not going to cool down thick sheet metal that has just been blow-torched. And nobody in their right mind would be sticking their bare arm through any hole immediately after the last quarter inch has been blow-torched either. See more »

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Remade as ITV Sunday Night Drama: Time Lock (1972) See more »

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Lance and Plume
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Music by Trevor Duncan
Boosey & Hawkes Music Ltd
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Avoid this carry-on
5 April 2003 | by (Irlam, England) – See all my reviews

An out of the ordinary plot by Arthur Hailey is turned into a tedious 'b' film by the Carry on team of Peter Rogers and Gerald Thomas. The actors are second rate, apart from Sean Connery in an early role, and can only offer below standard histrionics. The scenario is a small boy is locked in a bank safe, will he be rescued before he suffocates? The problem is that child actor Vincent Winter is such an unappealing performer that you don't care about him, thus ruining any suspense that the film attempts to create. Even if you are stuck in Warrington on a wet weekend, this is one to steer clear of.


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