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The Bespoke Overcoat (1954)

The ghost of a poor warehouse clerk who died from the cold persuades a tailor to steal a coat.

Director:

Eric Fawcett

Writers:

Nikolay Gogol (story) (as Nikolai Gogol), Wolf Mankowitz (adaptation)
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Cast

Cast overview:
Alfie Bass ... Fender
David Kossoff ... Morry
Alan Tilvern ... Ranting
Oscar Quitak Oscar Quitak ... A clerk
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The ghost of a poor warehouse clerk who died from the cold persuades a tailor to steal a coat.

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

17 February 1954 (UK) See more »

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Mono

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1.33 : 1
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Poignant Performance
20 April 2018 | by JohnnyLee1See all my reviews

Wonderful acting in this short (35 mins) film. Alfie Bass may look too young for an old man but his performance is very poignant.


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