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Green for Danger (7-Aug-1947)

Director: Sidney Gilliat

Writers: Sidney Gilliat; Claude Guerney

From novel: Green for Danger by Christianna Brand

Music Composed by: William Alwyn

Keywords: Mystery, Comedy

An inspector is brought in from Scotland Yard to investigate the suspicious deaths of two individuals at a rural hospital during the tail end of WWII. Complex and whimsical mystery which has us almost-sold on a variety of suspects and motives. Alastair Sim is superb among an excellent cast. In the top tier of British whodunits.

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Trevor Howard
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Alastair Sim
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Sally Gray   ...   Nurse Linley
Trevor Howard   ...   Dr. Barnes
Rosamund John   ...   Nurse Sanson
And Presenting
Alastair Sim   ...   Insp. Cockrill
Leo Genn   ...   Mr. Eden
Judy Campbell   ...   Sister Bates
Megs Jenkins   ...   Nurse Woods
Moore Marriott   ...   Joseph Higgins
Henry Edwards   ...   Mr. Purdy
Ronald Adam   ...   Dr. White
George Woodbridge   ...   Det. Sgt. Hendricks
Frank Ling   ...   Rescue Worker
Wendy Thompson   ...   Sister Carter
John Rae   ...   The Porter


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