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Title of the Film A TOWN LIKE ALICE
Alternative Titles THE RAPE OF MALAYA
English Titles  
Year of Release 1956
Country of Origin UK
Language(s) English
Run Time (in minutes) 117
Length (in meters) 3211
Colour b/w
Genre Crime, drama
Based on/Source Novel by Nevil Shute
Production Companies Rank Organisation Film Productions Ltd., Vic Films Productions Ltd.
Producer(s) Joseph Janni
Director Jack Lee
Cast Virginia McKenna, Peter Finch, Marie Lohr, Takagi, Renee Houston
Literature Times, 5 March 1956
Spectator, 9 March 1956
Variety, 14 March 1956
Picturegoer, 24 March 1956
Monthly Film Bulletin, April 1956
New York Times, 22 September 1956
Special notes Music and conductor: Matyas Seiber

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