The Captain's Table (1936 film)

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For the 1959 film, see The Captain's Table.
The Captain's Table
Directed by Percy Marmont
Produced by James A. Fitzpatrick
Written by John Paddy Carstairs
Starring Percy Marmont
Marian Spencer
Louis Goodrich
Daphne Courtney
Music by Gideon Fagan
FitzPatrick Pictures
Distributed by MGM
Release date
November 1936
Running time
55 minutes
Country United Kingdom
Language English

The Captain's Table is a 1936 British crime film directed by and starring Percy Marmont. It also featured Marian Spencer and Louis Goodrich. A passenger on an Atlantic liner is found strangled, leading to a police investigation.[1] The film was made at Shepperton Studios as a quota quickie for distribution by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.[2]



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  2. ^ Wood p.89


  • Chibnall, Steve. Quota Quickies: The British of the British 'B' Film. British Film Institute, 2007.
  • Low, Rachael. Filmmaking in 1930s Britain. George Allen & Unwin, 1985.
  • Wood, Linda. British Films, 1927-1939. British Film Institute, 1986.

External links[edit]

The Captain's Table at the Internet Movie Database