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Bulldog Drummond at Bay (1947 film)

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Director  Sidney Salkow
Cast  Ron Randell, Anita Louise
Language  English
7/10 IMDb

Genre  Adventure, Crime, Mystery
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Country  United Kingdom
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Writer  H.C. McNeile, Frank Gruber
Release date  15 May 1947
Genres  Mystery, Adventure Film, Crime Fiction
Written by  H. C. McNeile, Frank Gruber
Similar movies  Related Sidney Salkow movies

Bulldog Drummond at Bay is a 1947 American thriller film directed by Sidney Salkow and starring Ron Randell for the first time as the British sleuth and adventurer Bulldog Drummond. The cast also includes Anita Louise, Patrick O'Moore and Terry Kilburn.

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The film is loosely based on the novel Bulldog Drummond at Bay by H. C. McNeile.

Plot

When thieves rob his country estate, Bulldog Drummond uncovers a deadly jewel caper involving foreign agents trying to steal plans for a top-secret British aircraft.

Cast

  • Ron Randell as Bulldog Drummond
  • Anita Louise as Doris Hamilton
  • Patrick O'Moore as Algy Longworth
  • Terry Kilburn as Seymour
  • Holmes Herbert as Inspector McIvar
  • Lester Matthews as Shannon
  • Leonard Mudie as Meredith
  • Dave Thursby as Tommy
  • Oliver Thorndike as Richard Hamilton
  • Aminta Dyne as Mrs Eskdale
  • James Logan as Policeman
  • Production

    In June 1946 it was announced Venture Pictures, a Columbia producing unit headed by Lou Appleton and Bernard Small, had done a deal with the estate of H.C. McNeile to make two Bulldog Drummond pictures (the last one had been Bulldog Drummond's Secret Police (1939)).

    Critical reception

    Leonard Maltin called the film an "innocuous British 'quota quickie'"

    References

    Bulldog Drummond at Bay (1947 film) Wikipedia
    Bulldog Drummond at Bay (1947 film) IMDb


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