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Title of the Film THUNDER ROCK
Alternative Titles  
English Titles  
Year of Release 1942
Country of Origin UK
Language(s) English
Run Time (in minutes) 112
Length (in meters) 3028
Colour b/w
Genre Mystery, Drama
Based on/Source Eponymous play by Robert Ardrey
Production Companies Charter Film Productions
Producer(s) John Boulting
Director Roy Boulting
Cast Michael Redgrave, James Mason, Frederick Valk, Sybilla Binder, Finlay Currie, Lilli Palmer, Gerard Heinz
Literature June Head: "Thunder Rock" becomes a film. Picture Post, 30 May 1942
Monthly Film Bulletin, 31 October 1942
Jewish Chronicle, 4 December 1942
Times, 7 December 1942
Die Zeitung, 11 December 1942
Zeitspiegel, 12 December 1942
Punch, 23 December 1942
M.A.C.: We can do it if... Picturegoer, 26 December 1942
Picturegoer, 6 February 1943
New York Times, 15 September 1944
Aufbau, 29 September 1944
The Nation, 4 November 1944 (James Agee)
Special notes Screenplay by Jeffrey Dell, Bernard Miles, Anna Reiner(= Anna Gmeyner) and Wolfgang Wilhelm
Music and music arranger: Hans May
Director of photography: Mutz Greenbaum

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