When cabinet minister John Hoode is murdered at his country house, his secretary, Alan Deacon, is the prime suspect and is arrested. Reporter Anthony Gethryn determines to unmask the real murderer.

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Michael Powell

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Claude Horton Claude Horton ... Anthony Gethryn
Phyllis Loring Phyllis Loring ... Lucia Masterson
C.M. Hallard C.M. Hallard ... Sir Arthur Coates
James Raglan James Raglan ... Alan Deacon
Thomas Weguelin Thomas Weguelin ... Inspector Boyd
Carol Coombe Carol Coombe ... Dora Masterson
Leonard Brett Leonard Brett ... Jimmy Masterson
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When cabinet minister John Hoode is murdered at his country house, his secretary, Alan Deacon, is the prime suspect and is arrested. Reporter Anthony Gethryn determines to unmask the real murderer.

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

11 April 1932 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Il rastrello See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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