Over 11 hours of vintage crime drama in a stunning 3-DVD box set of 10
A GUNMAN HAS ESCAPED
(1948) starring John Harvey and
written by John Gilling centres around
a passer-by who is killed during a
robbery in London by three armed
Making a debut on DVD in this
set is BOY WITH A FLUTE (1964), a
“lost” film now restored and featuring
Freda Jackson and Andree Melly, in a
tale of paintings and forgery.
The only feature to be directed by Stephen
Clarkson – DEATH GOES TO
SCHOOL (1953) – stars Gordon
Jackson and Barbara Murray in a rare
old British mystery surrounding a
strangulation at a school, which
requires the attention of Scotland
The great Tod Slaughter, a master of macabre crimes, stars in
KING OF THE UNDERWORLD
(1952) with Patrick Barr and Tucker
McGuire in a tale of greed and
murder, adapted from the lost
television series â€˜Inspector Morley,Late of Scotland Yard, Investigates.`
You will witness the film debut of Sid James in BLACK MEMORY
(1947), starring Michael Medwin as
Danny Cruff, who hobnobs with London’s underworld after his
father is wrongly accused of murder.
Dennis Price stars in
MURDER AT 3AM (1953); a story of a serial killer who kills at
precisely that time!
In THE CHALLENGE (1960), Jayne Mansfield makes a departure from
her usual roles to play tough girl Billy. in this dark and brooding drama. PASSPORT TOTREASON (1956)
stars Rod Cameron as a US Private Eye who
takes over a case for a murdered friend.
Gordon Jackson is back in
THE PRICE OF SILENCE (1959)
about a man making a new life forhimself after his prison release, but
his past is catching up!
SECRET MAN (1958) which stars Marshall Thompson, John Loderand Henry Oscar,
in the story of a physicist drawn into an investigation to locate a spy.