The Traitors (1962 film)

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The Traitors
"The Traitors" (1962).jpg
U.S. half sheet poster
Directed by Robert Tronson
Produced by Jim O'Connolly
Written by J. Levy
Jim O'Connolly
Starring Patrick Allen
Jacqueline Ellis
James Maxwell
Music by Johnny Douglas
Cinematography Michael Reed
Edited by Peter Boita
James O'Connolly Productions (as Ello)
Distributed by J. Arthur Rank Film Distributors (UK)
Release dates
May 1962
Running time
71 minutes
Country United Kingdom
Language English

The Traitors is a 1962 British thriller film directed by Robert Tronson and starring Patrick Allen, Jacqueline Ellis, Zena Walker and James Maxwell.[1]


A British agent and an American from NATO cooperate in an attempt to bust a communist spy ring. Following the discovery of a top secret microfilm after a plane crash, the two become embroiled in a complex web of treachery and double agents; before finally bringing the enemy spies to justice.


Critical reception[edit]

Britmovie called the film a "decent second feature espionage drama." [2]


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