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Blind Spot (1958)

A blind American Army officer becomes involved in a murder mystery and solves it after regaining his sight.

Director:

Peter Maxwell

Writers:

Kenneth R. Hayles (screenplay) (as Kenneth Hayles), Robert S. Baker (original story)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Robert MacKenzie Robert MacKenzie ... Captain Dan Adams
Delphi Lawrence Delphi Lawrence ... Yvonne Dubar
Gordon Jackson ... 'Chalky' White
Anne Sharp ... June Brent
John Le Mesurier ... Mr. Brent
George Pastell ... Schrieder
Ernest Clark ... F. G. Fielding
Ronan O'Casey ... Rushford
Andrew Faulds ... Police Inspector
Robert Gallico Robert Gallico ... Lieutenant Kelly
John Crawford ... Doctor
E. Kerrigan Prescott ... (as Kerrigan Prescott)
Michael Caine ... Johnny Brent
Leigh Madison
Alfred Maron Alfred Maron ... Hotel Receptionist
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Storyline

A blind American Army officer becomes involved in a murder mystery and solves it after regaining his sight.

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Genres:

Crime | Drama | Mystery

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Details

Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

July 1958 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Der blinde Rächer See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Butcher's Film Service See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono | Mono (RCA Sound Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

Gordon Jackson and Sir Michael Caine appeared in The Ipcress File (1965). See more »

Connections

Remake of Blackout (1950) See more »

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A good B-pic, worth a look
28 August 2002 | by telepinus1525See all my reviews

I caught this minor gem many years back on afternoon tv. I was very entertained by the plot of an American Army officer who is stationed in contemporary (late 50's) England, suffers a brain injury that blinds him, and while trying to find the address of a friend enters the wrong flat (still blind), gets thumped on the head by an unknown assailant who promptly takes off, and leaves our hero cured of his blindness--and in the middle of a big crime conspiracy...all in the first ten minutes of the film! Movie buffs may remember this for Michael Caine's bottom-listing in the opening credits(it turns out he has lot more to do with the plot than first apparent. My favorite feature of this is hero Robert Mackenzie( whom you may recognize as the antagonist Gibbons in "Fiend Without A Face") trying very hard --and almost succeeding--in hiding his Scots accent. If you see it in your listings, give it a look.


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