Death on the Set

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Death on the Set
Directed by Leslie S. Hiscott
Produced by Julius Hagen
Written by Michael Barringer
Victor MacLure
Starring Henry Kendall
Eve Gray
Jeanne Stuart
Garry Marsh
Music by W.L. Trytel
Cinematography William Luff
Ernest Palmer
Edited by Ralph Kemplen
Distributed by Universal Pictures
Release dates
29 July 1935
Running time
73 minutes
Country United Kingdom
Language English

Death on the Set is a 1935 British mystery film directed by Leslie S. Hiscott and starring Henry Kendall, Eve Gray, Jeanne Stuart and Wally Patch. Its plot concerns a film director who murders a leading gangster and takes his place, later pinning the killing on a prominent actress.[1] It is also known by the alternative title Murder on the Set.

The film was a quota quickie produced at Twickenham Studios by Julius Hagen for distribution by Universal Pictures.



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  • Chibnall, Steve. Quota Quickies: The Birth of the British 'B' Film. British Film Institute, 2007.

External links[edit]

Death on the Set at the Internet Movie Database