Midnight Menace

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Midnight Menace
Directed by Sinclair Hill
Produced by Harcourt Templeman
Written by Alexander Mackendrick
Roger MacDougall
G.H. Moresby-White
D.B. Wyndham-Lewis
Starring Charles Farrell
Margaret Vyner
Fritz Kortner
Music by John Reynders
Cinematography Cyril Bristow
Edited by John E. Morris
Grosvenor Films
Distributed by Associated British Film Distributors
Release date(s) 1 July 1937
Running time 79 minutes
Country United Kingdom
Language English

Midnight Menace is a 1937 British thriller film directed by Sinclair Hill and starring Charles Farrell, Margaret Vyner, Fritz Kortner and Danny Green. An international arms manufacturing firm plans to start a war in Europe by bombing London.[1][2] It was released in the United States as Bombs Over London. Its original script was written by Alexander Mackendrick.[3]



  1. ^ http://ftvdb.bfi.org.uk/sift/title/42568
  2. ^ http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0029240/
  3. ^ Philip Kemp, Lethal Innocence : The Cinema of Alexander Mackendrick, London, Methuen, 1991, p. 6-7.