The Man Who Bought London

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The Man Who Bought London
Directed by Floyd Martin Thornton
Produced by Guido Serra
Written by Edgar Wallace (novel)
Starring E.J. Arundel
Evelyn Boucher
Roy Travers
Reginald Fox
Distributed by Int-Ex
Release date
January 1916
Country United Kingdom
Language Silent
English intertitles

The Man Who Bought London is a 1916 British silent crime film directed by Floyd Martin Thornton and starring E.J. Arundel, Evelyn Boucher and Roy Travers. It was based on the 1915 novel of the same title by Edgar Wallace. It was the first of many Wallace stories to be adapted into films.[1] It was made at Catford Studios.[2]



  1. ^ Bergfelder p.141
  2. ^ Warren p.21


  • Bergfelder, Tim. International Adventures: German Popular Cinema and European Co-Productions in the 1960s. Berghahn Books, 2005.
  • Warren, Patricia. British Film Studios: An Illustrated History. Batsford, 2001.

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