Shadow of the Past

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Shadow of the Past
"Shadow of the Past" (1950 film).jpg
British trade ad
Directed by Mario Zampi
Produced by Mae Murray (Associate producer)
Written by Aldo De Benedetti
Ian Stuart Black
Story by Aldo De Benedetti
Starring Joyce Howard
Terence Morgan
Music by Stanley Black
Cinematography Hone Glendinning
Edited by Giulio Zampi
Mario Zampi Productions (as Anglofilm)
Distributed by Columbia Pictures Corporation (UK)
Release date
4 September 1950 (UK)
Running time
83 min.
Country United Kingdom
Language English

Shadow of the Past is a 1950 British crime film directed by Mario Zampi and starring Joyce Howard, Terence Morgan and Michael Medwin.[1] The screenplay involves a man who catches sight of a woman believed by everyone to be dead.


Critical reception[edit]

TV Guide gave the film two out of four stars and described it as a "modest murder mystery...Tightly paced with several highly tense sequences."[2]


  1. ^ "Shadow of the Past". BFI. 
  2. ^ "Shadow Of The Past". TV Guide. 

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