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Title of the Film TURN THE KEY SOFTLY
Alternative Titles  
English Titles  
Year of Release 1953
Country of Origin UK
Language(s) English
Run Time (in minutes) 81
Length (in meters) 2234
Colour b/w
Genre Crime, drama
Based on/Source Novel by John Brophy
Production Companies Chiltern Film Productions
Producer(s) Maurice Cowan
Director Jack Lee
Cast Yvonne Mitchell, Terence Morgan, Joan Collins, Kathleen Harrison, Thora Hird
Literature Kinematograph Weekly, 30 April 1953
Jewish Chronicle, 1 May 1953
Times, 4 May 1953
Punch, 13 May 1953
Picturegoer, 23 May 1953
Monthly Film Bulletin, June 1953
New York Times, 4 February 1954
Special notes Music and musical direction: Mischa Spoliansky

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