A gang of street boys foil a master crook who sends commands for robberies by cunningly altering a comic strip's wording each week, unknown to writer and printer. The first of the Ealing comedies.
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Did You Know?
The bus which Joe Kirby jumps onto after buying a copy of The Trump is registration JJ4377. The same bus is seen twice later in the film, passing outside the publishers of The Trump and was obviously hired from London Transport for the exterior shots. See more
When the kids are in the tunnels and using their torches, the circle of light from the torches don't match where they are actually pointing them. See more
[Joe has pleaded with Wilkinson to write a story to entrap the crooks; Wilkinson will have to stay up all night to write it
Felix H. Wilkinson
Oh, how I loathe adventurous-minded boys.
Opening credits appear in chalk on a brick wall on a bomb site. See more
Oh For the Wings of A Dove
Music by Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy
Arranged by Ernest Irving See more