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The Long Rope (1953)

The Large Rope (original title)
Not Rated | | Crime, Drama, Mystery | 1955 (USA)
A wrongly accused convict returns home, only to be maligned again.

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Wolf Rilla

Writer:

Ted Willis
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Cast

Credited cast:
Donald Houston ... Tom Penney
Susan Shaw ... Susan Hamble
Robert Brown ... Mick Jordan
Vanda Godsell ... Amy Jordan
Peter Byrne Peter Byrne ... Jeff Stribling
Richard Warner ... Inspector Harmer
Christine Finn ... May
Thomas Heathcote ... James Gore
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Margaret Anderson Margaret Anderson
Katie Johnson ... Grandmother
Leonard White Leonard White
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A wrongly accused convict returns home, only to be maligned again.

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Genres:

Crime | Drama | Mystery

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

1955 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Long Rope See more »

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Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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predictable
16 October 2017 | by malcolmgswSee all my reviews

Donald Houston is an ex con who goes back to the village to see the former girlfriend to get her to help him clear his name.Predictably she is murdered and of course everyone thinks he is the murderer.A final chase ensues during which the identity of the actual murderer is revealed .The actor concerned milks the situation for all its worth.The village is shamed as Don gets the girl.Katie Johnson is marvellous.


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