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Title of the Film ACTION FOR SLANDER
Alternative Titles  
English Titles  
Year of Release 1937
Country of Origin UK
Language(s) English
Run Time (in minutes) 83
Length (in meters) 2296
Colour b/w
Genre Melodrama
Based on/Source Novel by Mary Borden
Production Companies Victor Saville Productions, London Film Productions
Producer(s) Victor Saville
Director Tim Whelan
Cast Clive Brook, Ann Todd, Margaretta Scott, Arthur Margetson
Literature Monthly Film Bulletin, July 1937
Jewish Chronicle, 3 September 1937
Film Weekly, 4 September 1937
Times, 6 September 1937
Night and Day, 16 September 1937 (Graham Greene)
Picturegoer Weekly, 25 September 1937
Photoplay, April 1938
Special notes Art director: Vincent Korda
Executive producer: Alexander Korda
Costumes: Joe Strassner
Music: Mischa Spoliansky, Arthur Benjamin

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