All 4 Renown Crime Collections For £50

£50.00

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Representing incredible value, our set of four
Crime Box Sets can now be purchased for just
£50 for all four! Normally it would cost £80 to buy
all four of these DVD box sets, but we can offer
Renown Film Club members this special deal.
Each box set contains a collection of classic British
crime dramas, unavailable in this combination
anywhere else. The films featured include:
Volume 1: A GUNMAN HAS ESCAPED (1948) A passer-by
is killed during a robbery in London.
BOY WITH A FLUTE (1964), a restored “lost” film featuring
Freda Jackson and Andree Melly, in a tale of paintings and forgery.
DEATH GOES TO SCHOOL (1953) Gordon Jackson and Barbara
Murray in a mystery surrounding a strangulation at a school.
KING OF THE UNDERWORLD (1952) stars Tod Slaughter
with Patrick Barr in a tale of greed and murder,.
BLACK MEMORY (1947), stars Michael Medwin as Danny Cruff,
who hobnobs with London’s underworld; film debut of Sid James
MURDER AT 3AM (1953); stars Dennis Price in a story of a
serial killer who kills at precisely that time!
THE CHALLENGE (1960), Jayne Mansfield makes a departure
from her usual roles to play tough girl Billy.
PASSPORT TO TREASON (1956) stars Rod Cameron as a US
Private Eye who takes over a case for a murdered friend.
THE PRICE OF SILENCE (1959) stars Gordon Jackson. A man
makes a new life for himself after his prison release.
THE SECRET MAN (1958) stars Marshall Thompson, John Loder,
story of a physicist drawn into an investigation to locate a spy.
THE THIRD ALIBI (1961) a married composer begins an affair
with his wife’s half-sister.
Volume II:
JACKPOT (1960) a nightclub owner vows to take revenge on
the man who robbed his safe.
THE QUIET WOMAN (1951) follows Jane Foster (Jane Hylton)
as she tries to start a new life and takes over a coastal pub.
IMPULSE (1954) follows an American realtor as he embarks upon an impulsive affair and becomes
embroiled in plots of robbery and murder.
CROSSTRAP (1962) a young couple seek temporary solitude in a rented country house but instead
find it is being used by a gang of criminals.
SMART ALEC (1951) Alec Albion (Peter Reynolds) hatches a foolproof plan to kill his uncle.
PASSENGER TO LONDON (1937) a British secret agent is shot sparking a race to recover the
papers he was carrying.
THE BODY VANISHED (1939) follows a detective as he investigates a murder while on holiday.
THE RIVERSIDE MURDER (1935) a pair of young detectives investigate the murder of a rich man.
VENGEANCE IS MINE (1949), a dying man tries to frame one of his enemies for his death.
The collection also includes interviews with the actress Patricia Dainton in which she discusses
her career.

Volume III:
BLACKOUT (1950) Stars Dinah Sheridan and Maxwell Reed
A blind man who stumbles across a dead man and starts
investigating when his sight is restored.
JOHNNY ON THE SPOT (1954) Starring Hugh McDermott
and Elspet Gray. A framed ex-convict struggles to clear his name.
13 EAST STREET (1952) Stars: Patrick Holt, Sandra Dorne.
Police Inspector Gerald Blake infiltrates a London gang.
MYSTERY AT MONSTEIN (1954) Director: Joe Mendoza. Film
about a ski-champion Uncle who is after an inheritance.
WEB OF EVIDENCE (1959) Starring Van Johnson, Vera Miles.
A British-American man returns to England to discover that his
father has been jailed for murder.
WHEN LONDON SLEEPS (1932). Stars Harold French, Francis
S. Sullivan. Rodney Haines runs a Hampstead gambling joint.
THE LOST HOURS (1952) Stars: Mark Stevens, Jean Kent and
John Bentley. An RAF American pilot gets into a fight and wakes
to discover that the friend he fought has been found murdered.
THE PASSING STRANGER (1954) Starring Lee Patterson,
Diane Cilento and Duncan Lamont. A girl who works at a roadside
café for truckers, wants to escape her dreary life.
THE HOSTAGE (1956) Stars Ron Randell, Mary Parker.
A South American revolutionary faces death for murder.
THE END OF THE LINE (1957) Stars Barbara Shelley, Alan
Baxter. A night club owner’s wife frames a writer for her husband’s
murder.
Volume IV: THE BOYS (1962) Stars Richard Todd, Robert
Morley, Jess Conrad. When the night watchman of a garage is
found murdered, four young men are arrested and put on trial.
Includes THE BOYS REUNION (2017) Talking Pictures TV
reunited Dudley Sutton, Tony Garnett and Jess Conrad OBE, for
the first time since the film was made.
MYSTERIOUS MR NICHOLSON (1947) Stars: Anthony
Hulme, Lesley Osmond, Frank Hawkins.
A change in a will, a murder and a mysterious letter.
THE VOICE OF MERRILL (1952) Stars Valerie Hobson, Edward
Underdown, James Robertson Justice. The story of four people directly and indirectly involved with the
murder of a female blackmailer.
OPERATION DIPLOMAT (1953) Stars: Guy Rolfe, Lisa Daniely. A surgeon operating on an unknown
patient, discovers he is involved in the kidnapping of a British diplomat. Introduced by Patricia Dainton.
PORT OF ESCAPE (1956) Stars: Googie Withers, John McCallum, Bill Kerr, Joan Hickson. Two sailors
dock in London in search of a good time.
BLIND SPOT (1958) Stars: Robert MacKenzie, Delphi Lawrence, Gordon Jackson. A former Army
officer regains his vision and hunts smugglers who framed him when he was blind.
LADY OF DECEIT (1947) Stars: Claire Trevor, Lawrence Tierney, Walter Slezak. A calculating divorcé
risks her chances at wealth and security with a man she doesn’t love.
CHECKMATE (1935) Directed by George Pearson. Stars: Maurice Evans, Evelyn Foster, Sally Gray.
The tale of Inspector Smith, a detective from Scotland Yard, who gets more than he bargained for with
the daughter of the leader of a gang of jewel thieves.

Volume IV:

THE BOYS (1962) Stars Richard Todd, Robert
Morley, Jess Conrad. When the night watchman of a garage is
found murdered, four young men are arrested and put on trial.
Includes THE BOYS REUNION (2017) Talking Pictures TV
reunited Dudley Sutton, Tony Garnett and Jess Conrad OBE, for
the first time since the film was made.
MYSTERIOUS MR NICHOLSON (1947) Stars: Anthony
Hulme, Lesley Osmond, Frank Hawkins.
A change in a will, a murder and a mysterious letter.
THE VOICE OF MERRILL (1952) Stars Valerie Hobson, Edward
Underdown, James Robertson Justice. The story of four people directly and indirectly involved with the
murder of a female blackmailer.
OPERATION DIPLOMAT (1953) Stars: Guy Rolfe, Lisa Daniely. A surgeon operating on an unknown
patient, discovers he is involved in the kidnapping of a British diplomat. Introduced by Patricia Dainton.
PORT OF ESCAPE (1956) Stars: Googie Withers, John McCallum, Bill Kerr, Joan Hickson. Two sailors
dock in London in search of a good time.
BLIND SPOT (1958) Stars: Robert MacKenzie, Delphi Lawrence, Gordon Jackson. A former Army
officer regains his vision and hunts smugglers who framed him when he was blind.
LADY OF DECEIT (1947) Stars: Claire Trevor, Lawrence Tierney, Walter Slezak. A calculating divorcé
risks her chances at wealth and security with a man she doesn’t love.
CHECKMATE (1935) Directed by George Pearson. Stars: Maurice Evans, Evelyn Foster, Sally Gray.
The tale of Inspector Smith, a detective from Scotland Yard, who gets more than he bargained for with
the daughter of the leader of a gang of jewel thieves.

Additional information

Weight .675 kg
Dimensions 27.0 × 19.5 × 5.0 cm