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Director  Tony Young
Music director  Bretton Byrd
Language  English
6.2/10 IMDb

Genre  Crime, Drama
Duration  
Country  United Kingdom
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Writer  Anthony Young, Abby Mann
Release date  May 1956
Screenplay  Abby Mann, Tony Young, Barbara S. Harper
Cast  Googie Withers (Anne Stirling), John McCallum (Mitchell Gillie), Joan Hickson (Rosalie Watchett), Bill Kerr (Dinty Missouri), Alexander Gauge (Inspector Levins)
Similar movies  Googie Withers and John McCallum appear in Port of Escape and It Always Rains on Sunday

Port of Escape is a 1956 British thriller film directed by Anthony Young and starring Googie Withers, John McCallum, Bill Kerr and Joan Hickson. The screenplay concerns two sailors, one Australian and one American, who are kicked off their ship when it docks in London and are involved in a fight outside a dockside bar leading to a man's death. They go on the run and hide on a barge that belongs to three women. The two men plan to travel to Missouri, the home state of the American, but not all goes to plan.

Cast

  • Googie Withers - Anne Stirling
  • John McCallum - Mitchell Gillie
  • Bill Kerr - Dinty Missouri
  • Joan Hickson - Rosalie Watchett
  • Wendy Danielli - Daphne Stirling
  • Hugh Pryse - Skinner
  • Alexander Gauge - Inspector Levins
  • Ingeborg von Kusserow - Lucy
  • Ewan Roberts - Sergeant Rutherford
  • Hugh Pryse died in 1955, nine months before the film's release.

    References

    Port of Escape Wikipedia
    Port of Escape IMDb