The Long Arm (1956)

06/01/1956 (GB) MysteryDrama 1h 36m
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Scotland Yard detectives attempt to solve a spate of safe robberies across England beginning with clues found at the latest burglary in London. The film is notable for using a police procedural style made popular by Ealing in their 1950 film The Blue Lamp. It is known in the US as The Third Key.

  1. Charles Frend


  2. Robert Barr


  3. Janet Green


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  1. Jack Hawkins

    Jack Hawkins

    Supt Tom Halliday

  2. John Stratton

    John Stratton

    Sergeant Ward

  3. Dorothy Alison

    Dorothy Alison

    Mary Halliday

  4. Michael Brooke

    Tony Halliday

  5. Glyn Houston

    Police Sergeant

  6. Ursula Howells

    Ursula Howells

    Mrs. Elliot / Mrs. Gilson

  7. Richard Leech

    Richard Leech

  8. Geoffrey Keen

    Geoffrey Keen

  9. Sam Kydd

    Sam Kydd

    Police Operator

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The Long Arm
The Long Arm

Status Released

Original Language English

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