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Cage of Gold (1950)

Approved | | Crime , Drama | 18 January 1952 (USA)
A young bride believes her husband has been killed. After a suitable period of mourning, she re-marries. But then her "dead" husband comes back and tries to extort money from her.

Director:

Basil Dearden

Writers:

Jack Whittingham (from an original story by), Paul L. Stein (from an original story by) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Jean Simmons ... Judith
David Farrar ... Bill
James Donald ... Alan
Madeleine Lebeau ... Marie
Maria Mauban Maria Mauban ... Antoinette
Herbert Lom ... Rahman
Bernard Lee ... Inspector Grey
Grégoire Aslan ... Duport (as Gregoire Aslan)
Gladys Henson Gladys Henson ... Waddy
Harcourt Williams ... Dr. Kearn
Léo Ferré ... Victor (as Leo Ferre)
George Benson ... Assistant Registrar
Martin Boddey ... Adams
Arthur Hambling Arthur Hambling ... Jenkins
Campbell Singer Campbell Singer ... A Policeman
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A young bride believes her husband has been killed. After a suitable period of mourning, she re-marries. But then her "dead" husband comes back and tries to extort money from her. Written by Steve Crook <steve@brainstorm.co.uk>

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The drama of a girl threatened by her past.

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Crime | Drama

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

18 January 1952 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Café 'Det gyldne bur' See more »

Filming Locations:

Ealing, London, England, UK See more »

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Production Co:

Ealing Studios See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono (Gaumont Kalee) (RCA Sound System)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Soundtracks

Yours For a Song
(uncredited)
Music by Geoffrey Wright
Lyrics by David Yates Mason
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Ahead of its time
8 July 2018 | by saints-47173See all my reviews

Ealing Equals Quality. Basil Dearden does it again with depressing noir ahead of its time. Like Pool Of London, it bravely broaches taboos ten or more years before most film-makers.


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