East of Piccadilly

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

East of Piccadilly
Original movie poster
Directed byHarold Huth
Produced byWalter C. Mycroft
Written byGordon Beckles (novel)
J. Lee Thompson
Lesley Storm
StarringJudy Campbell
Sebastian Shaw
Niall MacGinnis
Music byMarr Mackie
CinematographyClaude Friese-Greene
Distributed byAssociated British Picture Corporation
Release date
  • 5 July 1941 (1941-07-05)
Running time
75 minutes
CountryUnited Kingdom

East of Piccadilly released in the US as The Strangler is a 1941 British mystery film based on the novel by Gordon Beckles. It was directed by Harold Huth and starring Judy Campbell, Sebastian Shaw, Niall MacGinnis, Henry Edwards, Martita Hunt, Charles Victor and Frederick Piper.[1][2]


A series of murders in the West End of London baffle the officers of Scotland Yard and draw the interest of a crime reporter to the case.