German-Speaking Emigrés
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Title of the Film EXPRESSO BONGO
Alternative Titles  
English Titles  
Year of Release 1959
Country of Origin UK
Language(s) English
Run Time (in minutes) 111
Length (in meters) 3053
Colour b/w
Genre Drama
Based on/Source Play by Julian More
Production Companies Conquest Productions
Producer(s) Val Guest, Jon Penington
Director Val Guest
Cast Laurence Harvey, Sylvia Syms, Yolande Donlan, Cliff Richard, Meier Tzelniker, Eric Pohlmann, Gilbert Harding, Hermione Baddeley, Martin Miller
Literature Times, 26 November 1959
Variety, 2 December 1959
Spectator, 4 December 1959
Punch, 9 December 1959
Picturegoer, 26 December 1959
Sight and Sound, December 1959
Monthly Film Bulletin, January 1960
New York Times, 13 April 1960
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