The Crouching Beast (1935)

In Constantinople in 1915, Gail Dunbar, an American newspaper reporter, gets entangled in a spy network. Ahmed Bey, the head of the Turkish secret service,is trying to recover the stolen ... See full summary »

Director:

Victor Hanbury

Writers:

L. du Garde Peach (screenplay), Valentine Williams (novel)

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Cast

Credited cast:
Fritz Kortner ... Ahmed Bey
Wynne Gibson ... Gail Dunbar
Richard Bird ... Nigel Druce
Andrews Engelmann ... Prince Dmitri
Isabel Jeans ... The Pellegrini
Fred Conyngham Fred Conyngham ... Rudi von Linz
Peter Gawthorne Peter Gawthorne ... Kadir Pasha
Ian Fleming ... Major Abbott
Marjorie Mars Marjorie Mars ... Ottillie
Gus McNaughton
A. Bromley Davenport A. Bromley Davenport
Margaret Yarde Margaret Yarde ... Bar owner
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Polly Emery Polly Emery
Bela Mila Bela Mila
Betty Shale Betty Shale
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Storyline

In Constantinople in 1915, Gail Dunbar, an American newspaper reporter, gets entangled in a spy network. Ahmed Bey, the head of the Turkish secret service,is trying to recover the stolen plans of the Dardanelles fortifications. Niger Druce, a British spy, asks Gail to carry out certain orders for him in the event he is killed or captured. Based on the novel "Clubfoot." Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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Genres:

Action | Drama | War

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

21 August 1936 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Der Chef des Geheimdienstes See more »

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Technical Specs

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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