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CHASE A CROOKED SHADOW


Title of the Film CHASE A CROOKED SHADOW
Alternative Titles SLEEP NO MORE
English Titles  
Year of Release 1958
Country of Origin UK
Language(s) English
Run Time (in minutes) 86
Length (in meters) 2383
Colour b/w
Genre Mystery, thriller
Based on/Source  
Production Companies Associated Dragon Films
Producer(s) Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Thomas Clyde
Director Michael Anderson
Cast Richard Todd, Anne Baxter, Herbert Lom, Alexander Knox
Literature Kinematograph Weekly, 9 January 1958
Jewish Chronicle, 17 January 1958
Times, 20 January 1958
Spectator, 24 January 1958
Hollywood Reporter, 5 February 1958
Picturegoer, 8 February 1958
Monthly Film Bulletin, February 1958
New York Times, 25 March 1958
Special notes Music and musical direction: Matyas Seiber
"Herbert Lom as a Spanish policeman, about as Latin as a Scottish Sabbath." (Isabel Quigly, Spectator)




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