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The Hornet's Nest (1955)

In this comedy adventure, a jewel theif hides his latest goods in a deserted barge, but ends up in jail. Two young models then buy the barge, and with the help of two little old ladies, find them and claim the reward.

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Paul Carpenter ...
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Pat
Marla Landi ...
Terry Savarese
Alexander Gauge ...
Mr. Arnold
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Posh Peterson
Larry Burns ...
Alfie
Christine Silver ...
Becky Crumb
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Rachael Crumb
Christopher Steele ...
Vicar
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Miss Wentworth
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Bill, the Photographer
Max Brimmell ...
Staines
Colin Douglas ...
Martin
Wilfred Fletcher ...
Woolgar
Trevor Reid ...
Detective Sergeant Filson
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In this comedy adventure, a jewel theif hides his latest goods in a deserted barge, but ends up in jail. Two young models then buy the barge, and with the help of two little old ladies, find them and claim the reward.

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Comedy | Crime | Drama

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The "SOS" logo painted on the back of Bob's jacket changes from worn to solid to worn again at various points in the film. See more »

Quotes

Alfie: Suppose they aren't honest?
Posh Peterson: Of course they're honest! It's only honest people what's forced to live on barges.
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Amusing crime film
31 July 2017 | by (london) – See all my reviews

This film was made as a support feature by Guido Coen at Twickenham studios.It is an amusing film with lots of familiar faces.Alexander Gauge just before he found fame as Friar Tuck.Paul Carpenter and June Thorburn,both playing leads in B features,who both sadly died young.Charles Starrett as the horizontal heavyweight.


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