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Whispering Smith Investigates (1952)

Whispering Smith Hits London (original title)
Approved | | Mystery | 20 March 1952 (USA)
US sleuth Whispering Smith arrives in London on vacation, but soon becomes embroiled in a murder case.

Director:

Francis Searle

Writers:

John Gilling (story), John Gilling (screenplay)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Richard Carlson ... Whispering Smith
Greta Gynt ... Louise
Herbert Lom ... Ford
Rona Anderson ... Anne
Alan Wheatley Alan Wheatley ... Reith
Dora Bryan ... La Fosse
Reginald Beckwith Reginald Beckwith ... Manson
Daniel Wherry Daniel Wherry ... Dr. Taren
Michael Ward Michael Ward ... Reception Clerk
Danny Green ... Cecil
James Raglan James Raglan ... Supt. Meaker
Stuart Nichol Stuart Nichol ... Martin
Laurence Naismith ... Parker
Christine Silver Christine Silver ... Mrs. Pearson
Vic Wise Vic Wise ... Maxie
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Storyline

US sleuth Whispering Smith arrives in London on vacation, but soon becomes embroiled in a murder case.

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Plot Keywords:

murder | detective | See All (2) »

Taglines:

Scotland Yard calls Smith crazy till he digs up an unholy plot with blackmail it's goal...murder it's weapon! See more »

Genres:

Mystery

Certificate:

Approved | See all certifications »
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Details

Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

20 March 1952 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Whispering Smith Investigates See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Hammer Films,Hammer-Lesser See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono (RCA Sound System)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Soundtracks

Cuyaba
(uncredited)
Music by Da Paula Bana (pseudonym of Winifred Palmer)
Paxton Music Ltd
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One of Searle's best
16 March 2000 | by paul.quinnSee all my reviews

Fast and good a British "Laura"- despite a curious sexual ambiguity. One of the best British B thrillers. Not quite as good as 'The House Across The Lake' - but that was the best!


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