Delayed Action (1954)

07/01/1954 (GB) Crime 58m
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Robert Ayres plays a moody author with a suicide complex. Ayres' melancholia plays right into the hands of a gang of thieves. For a lofty fee, they convince the author to confess to their crimes and then kill himself. Yes, you're way ahead of us: Ayres has a change of heart and decides that he loves life. Delayed Action was produced by Robert Baker and Monty Berman, the men behind the popular 1960s TV adventure series The Saint.

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  2. Geoffrey Orme


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  1. Robert Ayres

    Robert Ayres

    Ned Ellison

  2. June Thorburn

    June Thorburn

    Anne Curlew

  3. Alan Wheatley

    Alan Wheatley

    Mark Cruden

  4. Bruce Seton

    Bruce Seton


  5. Michael Balfour

    Michael Balfour


  6. Ballard Berkeley

    Ballard Berkeley

    Insp. Crane

  7. Michael Kelly


  8. John Horsley

    John Horsley


  9. Olive Kirby

    Angela Bentley

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Original Language English

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