Strongroom (film)

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"Strongroom" (film).jpg
Brazilian poster
Directed by Vernon Sewell
Produced by Guido Coen
Written by Richard Harris
Starring Derren Nesbitt
Colin Gordon
Ann Lynn
Music by Johnny Gregory
Cinematography Basil Emmott
Edited by John Trumper
Distributed by Bryanston Films (UK)
Release date
May 1962 (UK)
Running time
80 minutes
Country United Kingdom
Language English

Strongroom is a 1962 British crime drama film directed by Vernon Sewell and starring Derren Nesbitt, Colin Gordon and Ann Lynn. During a bank robbery the bank manager, and cashier are locked in a safe, but the criminals are forced to return to the bank to release them before the police arrive.[1][2]


Critical reception[edit]

  • The Radio Times wrote, "director Vernon Sewell sets up this improbable story quite neatly, but it's hardly breathless entertainment." [3]
  • TV Guide noted "a suspenseful, taut crime drama." [4]


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  2. ^ "Strongroom | BFI | BFI". Retrieved 2014-05-28. 
  3. ^ "Strongroom | Film review and movie reviews". Radio Times. 2013-04-08. Retrieved 2014-05-28. 
  4. ^ "Strongroom Review". Retrieved 2014-05-28. 

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