Delavine Affair

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Delavine Affair
"Delavine Affair" (1954 film).jpg
Directed by Douglas Peirce
Produced by John Croydon
Henry Passmore
Screenplay by George Fisher
Basil Boothroyd (additional dialogue)
Based on the novel Winter Wears a Shroud by Robert H. Chapman
Starring Peter Reynolds
Honor Blackman
Gordon Jackson
Cinematography Jonah Jones
Edited by Inman Hunter
Production
company
Croydon Passmore Productions
Distributed by Monarch Film Corporation (U.K.)
Release date
3 January 1955 (U.K.)
Running time
64 mins.
Country United Kingdom
Language English

Delavine Affair is a 1954 British crime film directed by Douglas Peirce and starring Peter Reynolds, Honor Blackman and Gordon Jackson.[1] Its plot concerns a newspapermen who attempts to identify a murderer. It was based on a story by Robert H. Chapman.[2]

Plot[edit]

Journalist Rex Banner (Peter Reynolds) with the aid of wife Maxine (Honor Blackman), attempts to track down the crooks behind a jewel robbery; when the criminals frame Rex for their murder of a stool pigeon.

Cast[edit]

Critical reception[edit]

TV Guide gave the film two out of five stars, noting a "Routine crime drama."[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The Delavine Affair (1955)". 
  2. ^ Goble, Alan (1 January 1999). "The Complete Index to Literary Sources in Film". Walter de Gruyter – via Google Books. 
  3. ^ "The Delavine Affair". 

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