Road House (1934 film)
|Directed by||Maurice Elvey|
|Produced by||Michael Balcon |
|Written by||Walter C. Hackett (play) |
|Starring||Violet Loraine |
|Music by||Bretton Byrd|
|Edited by||Paul Capon|
|Distributed by||Gaumont British Distributors|
|29 November 1934|
The film is based on the 1932 play Road House by Walter C. Hackett. It was made by British Gaumont at the Lime Grove Studios in Shepherd's Bush, with shooting beginning in July 1934. The film's art direction is by Alfred Junge. British Gaumont's contract director Alfred Hitchcock was originally reported to be making the film, but instead directed The Man Who Knew Too Much.
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- Wood p.83
- Ryall p.103
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