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23 Paces to Baker Street (18-May-1956)

Director: Henry Hathaway

Writer: Nigel Balchin

From novel: Warrant for X by Philip MacDonald

Music: Leigh Harline

Producer: Henry Ephron

Keywords: Mystery

A prominent blind playwright overhears a conversation concerning a future kidnapping. Finding the police unable to help him, he attempts to prevent the crime.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Isobel Elsom
16-Mar-1893 12-Jan-1981 Ladies in Retirement
Van Johnson
25-Aug-1916 12-Dec-2008 The Caine Mutiny
Vera Miles
23-Aug-1929   The Searchers
Cecil Parker
3-Sep-1897 20-Apr-1971 The Ladykillers
Liam Redmond
27-Jul-1913 28-Oct-1989 Irish stage and film actor
Estelle Winwood
24-Jan-1883 20-Jun-1984 The Producers


Van Johnson   ...   Phillip Hannon
Vera Miles   ...   Jean Lennox
also starring
Cecil Parker   ...   Bob Matthews
Patricia Laffan   ...   Miss Alice MacDonald
Maurice Denham   ...   Insp. Grovening
Estelle Winwood   ...   Barmaid
Liam Redmond   ...   Murch
Isobel Elsom   ...   Lady Syrett
Martin Benson   ...   Pilling
Natalie Norwick   ...   Janet Murch
Terence de Marney   ...   Sgt. Luce


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