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Man Detained (1961)

A petty burglar sets a chain of events in motion when he steals some bullion that the owner hasn't declared to the authorities.

Director:

Robert Tronson

Writers:

Richard Harris, Edgar Wallace (novel)
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Cast

Cast overview:
Bernard Archard ... Inspector Verity
Elvi Hale Elvi Hale ... Kay Simpson
Paul Stassino ... James Helder
Michael Coles ... Frank Murray
Ann Sears ... Stella Maple
Victor Platt Victor Platt ... Thomas Maple
Patrick Jordan Patrick Jordan ... Brand
Clifford Earl Clifford Earl ... Detective Sergeant Wentworth
Gerald Lawson Gerald Lawson ... Old Man (as Gerald C. Lawson)
Jean Aubrey Jean Aubrey ... Gillian Murray
Gareth Davies Gareth Davies ... Police Constable
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A petty burglar sets a chain of events in motion when he steals some bullion that the owner hasn't declared to the authorities.

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Drama | Mystery

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Details

Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

1961 (UK) See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Merton Park Studios See more »
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Mono
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Trivia

The 'Maple Photography' office is in a building called 'Merton House'. This echoes the name of the production company, Merton Park Productions, responsible for this film and the others in the series of Edgar Wallace films. See more »

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Edited into The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre: Man Detained (1961) See more »

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