The Avenging Hand

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The Avenging Hand
Directed by Victor Hanbury
Frank Richardson
Produced by John Stafford
Written by Reginald Long
Ákos Tolnay
Starring Noah Beery
Louis Borel
Kathleen Kelly
Music by Jack Beaver
Cinematography James Wilson
Edited by Sidney Cole
John Stafford Productions
Distributed by RKO Pictures
Release date
28 September 1936
Running time
64 minutes
Country United Kingdom
Language English

The Avenging Hand is a 1936 British crime film directed by Victor Hanbury and Frank Richardson and starring Noah Beery, Louis Borel and Kathleen Kelly.[1]

It was made at Welwyn Studios as a quota quickie. Duncan Sutherland worked on the film's sets.


A Chicago gangster staying in a London hotel tries to solve the murder of one of the other guests.



  1. ^ Wood p.93


  • Low, Rachael. Filmmaking in 1930s Britain. George Allen & Unwin, 1985.
  • Wood, Linda. British Films, 1927-1939. British Film Institute, 1986.

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