The Girl on the Pier

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The Girl on the Pier
Directed byLance Comfort
Produced byLance Comfort
John Temple-Smith
Written byGuy Morgan
StarringVeronica Hurst
Ron Randell
Charles Victor
Music byRay Terry
Eric Robinson
CinematographyWilliam McLeod
Edited byGerald Landau
Major Pictures
Distributed byApex Film Distributors (UK)
Release date
Running time
65 minutes
CountryUnited Kingdom

The Girl on the Pier is a 1953 British crime film produced by John Temple-Smith, directed by Lance Comfort and starring Veronica Hurst, Ron Randell, Brian Roper, Campbell Singer and Anthony Valentine.[1]


The story of rivalry between a Brighton dance band crooner who has done time for robbery and his partner in crime, a waxworks proprietor who is now being blackmailed for a share of the loot. [2]


Critical reception[edit]

Allmovie wrote that the film "doesn't pretend to be a classic; on its own terms, it's an agreeable 65 minutes out of your life." [3]


  1. ^ "The Girl on the Pier". 1 January 2000 – via IMDb.
  2. ^ "The Girl on the Pier (1953)".
  3. ^ "The Girl on the Pier (1953) - Lance Comfort - Synopsis, Characteristics, Moods, Themes and Related - AllMovie".

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