1953: STREET OF SHADOWS [L][P]

UK release Apr 1953
84 mins (UK) [76 mins (US)] 35mm
B/W
Crime Drama
 
ART:
Mickey O'Toole - Standby Props (uncredited)
 
ART DIRECTOR:
George Haslam
 
ASPECT RATIO:
1.37:1
 
CAMERA & ELECTRICAL:
Charles Trigg - Still Photographer
Tony Young - Camera Operator
Ron Drinkwater - Assistant Camera (uncredited)
Ron Robson - Focus Puller (uncredited)
 
CAST:
Cesar Romero - Luigi
Kay Kendall - Barbara Gale
Edward Underdown - Dtective Inspector Johnstone
Victor Maddern - Danny 'Limpy' Thomas
Simone Silva - Angele Abbé
Liam Gafney - Constable Fred Roberts
Bill Travers - Nigel Langley (Barbara's date)
Robert Cawdron - Detective Sargeant Hadley
John Penrose - Gerald Gale (Barbara's husband)
Molly Hamley-Clifford - 'Starry' Darrell
Eileen Way - Mrs. Thoms (Angele's landlady)
Paul Hardtmuth - J. M. 'Poppa' Mayall (jeweller-hideout keeper)
Tony Sympson - Nikki (hustler) (as Tony Simpson)
Rose McLaren - Rose
Michael Kelly - Merchant Seaman West (date-abuser)
Fred Griffiths - Cab Driver
Henry Purvis - Darrell ('Starry' Darrell's brother) (as Anaconda)
Lionel King - The Cardsharp
Mela White - Cockney Girl (uncredited)
 
CINEMATOGRAPHY:
Paul Grindrod
 
CONTINUITY:
Gladys Reeve
 
DIRECTOR:
Richard Vernon
Alf Keating - Assistant Director
 
DISTRIBUTOR:
Anglo-Amalgamated Film Distributors (1953) (UK) (theatrical)
 
FILM EDITOR:
Geoffrey Muller
 
LOCATIONS:
Merton Park Studios
Soho, London
Brighton, East Sussex
 
MAKEUP:
Jack Craig - Makeup Artist
Betty Sherriff - Hair Stylist
 
MUSICIAN:
Tommy Reilly (Harmonica solo)
 
ORIGINAL MUSIC:
Eric Spear
 
PRODUCERS:
William Nassour
William H. Williams
 
PRODUCTION COMPANIES:
Merton Park Studios
William Nassour Productions
 
PRODUCTION MANAGEMENT:
Ted Holliday - Production Manager
Leslie Sinclair - Production Supervisor
 
SOUND:
Harry Benson - Sound Recordist
Richard A. Smith - Sound Supervisor
Sidney Rider - Dubbing Crew (uncredited)
Arthur Vincent - Assistant Boom Operator (uncredited)
 
SOUND MIX:
Mono (Western Electric Recording)
 
SYNOPSIS:
Small-time Soho hustler gets caught up in the murder of an ex-girl friend, evades the police and finally helps them to corner the real murderer.
 
WARDROBE MISTRESS:
Ellie Curtis
 
WRITERS:
Laurence Meynell - Novel: 'The Creaking Chair'
Richard Vernon