The Blue Lamp

(1950)
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P.C. George Dixon (Warner) is a long-serving traditional copper who is due to retire shortly. He takes a new recruit under his aegis and introduces him to the easy-going night beat. Dixon is a classic ordinary hero but also anachronistic, unprepared and unable to answer the violence of the 1950s.

  1. Ted Willis

    Writer

  2. T. E. B. Clarke

    Screenplay

  3. Jan Read

    Writer

  4. Basil Dearden

    Director

Top Billed Cast

  1. Jack Warner

    Jack Warner

    PC George Dixon

  2. Jimmy Hanley

    Jimmy Hanley

    PC Andy Mitchell

  3. Dirk Bogarde

    Dirk Bogarde

    Tom Riley

  4. Robert Flemyng

    Robert Flemyng

    Police Sgt. Roberts

  5. Bernard Lee

    Bernard Lee

    Inspector Cherry

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The Blue Lamp
The Blue Lamp

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Status Released

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  • June 1, 1950
    Theatrical

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Original Language English

Runtime 1h 24m

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