The Hostage (1956 film)

The Hostage is a 1956 British crime film directed by Harold Huth and starring Ron Randell, Mary Parker and John Bailey.[1] [2]

The Hostage
Directed byHarold Huth
Produced byThomas Clyde
Written byAlfred Shaughnessy
StarringRon Randell
Mary Parker
John Bailey
Music byBretton Byrd
CinematographyBrendan J. Stafford
Edited byPeter Pitt
Production
company
Douglas Fairbanks Jr. & Company
Westridge
Distributed byEros Films
Release date
December 1956
Running time
80 minutes
CountryUnited Kingdom
LanguageEnglish

Plot

A group of South American revolutionaries plan to kidnap the daughter of their President in London, England.

Production

It was made at Elstree Studios. The film's sets were designed by the art director Harry White.

Cast

References

  1. Chibnall & McFarlane p.325
  2. The bulletin, John Haynes and J.F. Archibald, 1880, retrieved 24 March 2019

Bibliography

  • Chibnall, Steve & McFarlane, Brian. The British 'B' Film. Palgrave MacMillan, 2009.


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