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The Main Chance (1964)

| 1964 (UK)
A wealthy young layabout tries to double cross the master-crook who has engaged him to do a job.

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Potter
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Michael Blake
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Christine
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Joe Hayes
Jack Smethurst ...
Ross
Bernard Stone ...
Miller
Will Stampe ...
Harry Carter
Julian Strange ...
Butler
Anthony Bailey ...
Charles - the Chauffeur
Joyce Barbour ...
Mme. Rozanne
Tony Wall ...
Mechanic
Alexander Juran ...
1st Frenchman
Makki Marseilles ...
2nd Frenchman
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A wealthy young layabout tries to double cross the master-crook who has engaged him to do a job.

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One of a series of second feature films based on Edgar Wallace novels, released between 1960 and 1965 in British cinemas. The films were later sold to American TV and screened there as The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre (1960). See more »

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The car that meets Mr Potter at Nantes, and the car that meets Blake at a French airfield, are both British right hand drive cars, with French number plates. See more »


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Man of Mystery
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Written by Michael Carr
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Routine
23 May 2017 | by See all my reviews

i'm inserting reviews of those films I've seen that lack one, i have a fondness for old b&w British films, so am always on the look out for obscure examples such as this, I watched this in 2009, but can't recall it, here is the note I made at the time....''Routine little Merton Park thriller involving a Mr big of the criminal underworld hiring an ex RAF conman to fly some diamonds across the channel, OK.''


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