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Title of the Film THE TUNNEL
English Titles  
Year of Release 1935
Country of Origin UK
Language(s) English
Run Time (in minutes) 94
Length (in meters) 2616
Colour b/w
Genre Sci-Fi
Based on/Source Novel by Bernhard Kellermann
Production Companies Gaumont-British Picture Corporation
Producer(s) Michael Balcon
Director Maurice Elvey
Cast Richard Dix, Leslie Banks, Madge Evans, Helen Vinson, Walter Huston
Literature New York Times, 28 October 1935
Kurt Siodmak: Filming the Future. Film Weekly, 9 November 1935
Times, 12 November 1935
Kinematograph Weekly, 14 November 1935
Jewish Chronicle, 15 November 1935
Monthly Film Bulletin, November 1935
Picturegoer Weekly, 14 March 1936
Special notes Remake of Kurt (= Curtis) Bernhardt's DER TUNNEL (Germany, 1933)
Director of photography: Gunther Krampf
Costumes: Joe Strassner and Schiaparelli
Art director: Ernö Metzner
Screen story by Kurt (= Curt) Siodmak

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