Wide Boy (film)

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Wide Boy
Wide Boy film poster.jpg
Theatrical release poster
Directed by Ken Hughes
Produced by William H. Williams
Nat Cohen
Stuart Levy
Written by William Fairchild (uncredited)
Based on an original story by Rex Rienits
Starring Susan Shaw
Sydney Tafler
Ronald Howard
Music by Eric Spear
Cinematography Josef Ambor
Edited by Geoffrey Muller
Distributed by Anglo-Amalgamated (UK)
Release dates
April 1952
Running time
67 minutes
Country United Kingdom
Language English

Wide Boy is a 1952 British crime film directed by Ken Hughes and starring Susan Shaw, Sydney Tafler and Ronald Howard.[1]

It was Hughes' feature directorial debut.[2][3]


Black marketeer Benny winds up blackmailing a surgeon.



  1. ^ http://ftvdb.bfi.org.uk/sift/title/58054
  2. ^ Ken Hughes Obituary, Variety, 1 May 2001 accessed 26 June 2014
  3. ^ Ken Hughes Obituary, Telegraph 1 May 2001

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