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Title of the Film THUNDER IN THE CITY
Alternative Titles LES DERNIERS HORS LA LOI (France)
English Titles  
Year of Release 1937
Country of Origin UK
Language(s) English
Run Time (in minutes) 87
Length (in meters) 2409
Colour b/w
Genre Comedy, drama
Based on/Source  
Production Companies Atlantic Film Company
Producer(s) Alexander Esway, Akos Tolnay
Director Marion Gering
Cast Edward G. Robinson, Luli Deste, Nigel Bruce, Ralph Richardson, Constance Collier
Literature Picturegoer Weekly, 12 September 1936
Kinematograph Weekly, 21 January 1937
Film Weekly, 6 March 1937
Times, 11 March 1937
Jewish Chronicle, 12 March 1937
Spectator, 19 March 1937 (Graham Greene)
Picturegoer Weekly, 27 March 1937
Monthly Film Bulletin, March 1937
New York Times, 23 April 1937
Picturegoer Weekly, 12 June 1937
Pariser Tageszeitung, 6 August 1937
Special notes Music: Miklos Rozsa
Screenplay: Akos Tolnay, Aben Kandel, Water Hackett, Robert Sherwood

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