The Stickpin

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The Stickpin
Directed by Leslie S. Hiscott
Produced by Herbert Smith
Written by Michael Barringer
Starring Henry Kendall
Betty Astell
Francis L. Sullivan
Cinematography Alex Bryce
Distributed by Fox Film
Release date
June 1933
Running time
44 minutes
Country United Kingdom
Language English

The Stickpin is a 1933 British crime film directed by Leslie S. Hiscott and starring Henry Kendall, Betty Astell and Francis L. Sullivan.[1]

It was made as a quota quickie at Beaconsfield Studios.[2] The film's sets were designed by Norman G. Arnold.


A man is framed for killing the blackmailer of his friend's wife.



  1. ^ "The Stickpin (1933) | BFI". Retrieved 2016-11-06. 
  2. ^ Wood p.79


  • Chibnall, Steve. Quota Quickies: The Birth 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.

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