The Third String (1932 film)
The Third String is a 1932 British sports comedy film directed by George Pearson and starring Sandy Powell, Kay Hammond and Mark Daly. It is based on a W.W. Jacobs short story, which had previously been turned into a silent film. It was made at Cricklewood Studios.
|The Third String|
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|Directed by||George Pearson|
|Produced by||T.A. Welsh |
|Written by||W.W. Jacobs (story) |
|Starring||Sandy Powell |
|Distributed by||Gaumont British Distributors|
A man poses as a boxer to impress a woman, but then is forced to fight a real champion.
- Goble p.241
- Wood p.73
- Goble, Alan. The Complete Index to Literary Sources in Film. Walter de Gruyter, 1999.