The Crooked Billet
The Crooked Billet is a 1929 British drama film directed by Adrian Brunel and starring Madeleine Carroll, Carlyle Blackwell and Miles Mander. It was released in both silent and sound versions, as its production came as the industry was shifting over. It was made by Gainsborough Pictures at their Islington Studios.
|The Crooked Billet|
|Directed by||Adrian Brunel|
|Produced by||Michael Balcon|
|Written by||Angus MacPhail|
|Starring||Madeleine Carroll |
|Music by||Louis Levy|
|Cinematography||Claude L. McDonnell|
|Distributed by||Woolf & Freedman Film Service|
It was one of the first films to use RCA's synchronized sound system for dialogue.
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- "Crooked Billet (3D)". 8 November 2017. Retrieved 1 January 2019 – via IMDb.
- "Crooked Billet II (2018)". 16 December 2018. Retrieved 1 January 2019 – via IMDb.
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