DirectorRichard Bird Music directorMarr Mackie LanguageEnglish
WriterWilliam Freshman, Edgar Wallace Release dateMay 1938 Story byEdgar Wallace, William Freshman CastWilfred Lawson (Mr. Goodman), Bernard Lee (Ferry Fane), Alastair Sim ('Soapy' Marx), Arthur Wontner (col.), Linden Travers (Mary Redmayne), Henry Oscar (Joe Conner) Similar moviesEdgar Wallace wrote the story for The Terror and The Gaunt Stranger
TaglineA criminal mastermind betrayed them and now they're out for revenge
The Terror is a 1938 British crime film directed by Richard Bird and starring Wilfrid Lawson, Linden Travers and Bernard Lee. It was based on a play by Edgar Wallace.
The film is also known as Edgar Wallace's The Terror (UK complete title).
The terror of tiny town
A group of criminals carry out a daring robbery of an armoured van. Two of the criminals are betrayed by the mastermind of the operation. After ten years in prison they come out and search for the man behind the crimes who betrayed them. But the police are on their tail also wanting to find out who was behind the robbery.