Inspector Hornleigh Goes To It

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Inspector Hornleigh Goes to It
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Directed by Walter Forde
Produced by Edward Black (producer)
Written by Val Guest
Frank Launder
J.O.C. Orton
Hans Wolfgang Priwin (radio series)
Starring Gordon Harker
Alastair Sim
Phyllis Calvert
Edward Chapman
Music by Louis Levy[citation needed] (uncredited)
Charles Williams[citation needed] (uncredited)
Cinematography Jack E. Cox
Arthur Crabtree
Edited by R.E. Dearing
Release date
  • 5 May 1941 (1941-05-05) (UK)
Running time
87 minutes
Country United Kingdom
Language English

Inspector Hornleigh Goes To It is a 1941 British detective film directed by Walter Forde and starring Gordon Harker, Alastair Sim, Phyllis Calvert and Edward Chapman. It was the third and final film adaptation of the Inspector Hornleigh stories.

It was released in America by 20th-Century Fox under the title Mail Train.

Plot summary[edit]

Hornleigh and Sergeant Bingham join the army in an effort to uncover a ring of German spies.[1]




  1. ^ "Inspector Hornleigh Goes To It". British Film Institute. Retrieved 20 April 2014. 

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