German-Speaking Emigrés
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Title of the Film WANTED FOR MURDER
Alternative Titles A VOICE IN THE NIGHT
English Titles  
Year of Release 1946
Country of Origin UK
Language(s) English
Run Time (in minutes) 102
Length (in meters) 2807
Colour b/w
Genre Crime, drama
Based on/Source Play by Terence de Marney, Percy Robinson
Production Companies Excelsior Film Productions
Producer(s) Marcel Hellmann
Director Lawrence Huntington
Cast Eric Portman, Dulcie Gray, Derek Farr, Roland Culver, Stanley Holloway, Gerhard Kempinski
Literature Kinematograph Weekly, 4 April 1946
Monthly Film Bulletin, April 1946
Jewish Chronicle, 17 May 1946
Times, 20 May 1946
Punch, 5 June 1946
Picturegoer, 8 June 1946
New York Times, 12 December 1946
The Nation, 28 December 1946 (James Agee)
Special notes Associate producer and director of photography: Mutz Greenbaum
Screenplay: Emeric Pressburger, Rodney Ackland
Music and song "A Voice in the Night": Mischa Spoliansky

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