Incident in Shanghai
Incident in Shanghai is a 1938 British drama film directed by John Paddy Carstairs and starring Margaret Vyner, Patrick Barr, Ralph Roberts and Derek Gorst. It was made at Pinewood Studios as a quota quickie for release by Paramount Pictures. It was shot in eleven days on a budget of £7,000.
|Incident in Shanghai|
|Directed by||John Paddy Carstairs|
|Produced by||Anthony Havelock-Allan|
|Written by||A.R. Rawlinson|
|Based on||an original story by John Paddy Carstairs|
|Edited by||Lister Laurance|
|Distributed by||Paramount British Pictures (UK)|
|25 January 1938 (London)|
It was considered to have topical interest for audiences due to the ongoing Second Sino-Japanese War.
TV Guide called it a "...plodding romantic drama."
- Chibnall, Steve. Quota Quickies: The Birth of the British 'B' Film. British Film Institute, 2007.