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Hotel Splendide (1932)

Jerry Mason inherits a seaside hotel but discovers that a gang of robbers have buried their loot on the site where the hotel now stands.

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Complete credited cast:
Jerry Verno ... Jerry Mason
Anthony Holles ... 'Mrs.LeGrange'
Edgar Norfolk ... 'Gentleman Charlie'
Philip Morant ... Mr.Meek
Sybil Grove ... Mrs.Harkness
Vera Sherborne ... Joyce Dacre
Paddy Browne ... Miss Meek
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Jerry Mason inherits the Hotel Splendide at Speymouth but is disappointed when he sees it's a quiet place with a few permanent residents. Gentleman Charlie, a jewel thief arrives after a long spell in prison expecting to be able to dig up the pearls he had buried - only to find the hotel has been built on the site. Written by Steve Crook <steve@brainstorm.co.uk>

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18 July 1932 (UK)  »

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£4,000 (estimated)
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1.37 : 1
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This film was believed lost, but a copy was found and was shown at the NFT in London in March 2000. See more »

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Funeral March of a Marionette
Composed by Charles Gounod (uncredited)
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