Inquest (1939 film)

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Inquest
Directed by Roy Boulting
Produced by John Boulting
Written by Michael Barringer (play)
Francis Miller
Starring Elizabeth Allan
Herbert Lomas
Hay Petrie
Barbara Everest
Cinematography D.P. Cooper
Edited by Roy Boulting
Production
company
Charter Film Productions
Distributed by Grand National Pictures
Release dates December 1939
Country United Kingdom
Language English

Inquest is a 1939 British crime film directed by Ray Boulting and starring Elizabeth Allan, Herbert Lomas, Hay Petrie and Barbara Everest.[1] A young widow is accused of murder, and enlists the support of a King's Counsel to help prove her innocence.[2] It was based on a play by Michael Barringer which had previously been adapted as a film in 1931. The film was a quota quickie made at Highbury Studios to be used as a supporting feature.

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  1. ^ http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0031486/
  2. ^ http://ftvdb.bfi.org.uk/sift/title/37636