Ticket of Leave (film)
Ticket of Leave is a 1936 British crime film directed by Michael Hankinson and starring Dorothy Boyd, John Clements and George Merritt. It was made as a quota quickie at Elstree Studios by the British subsidiary of Paramount Pictures. The screenplay concerns a woman who joins forces with a criminal after he robs her flat. The title refers to the ticket of leave given to prisoners when they were released from jail.
|Ticket of Leave|
|Directed by||Michael Hankinson|
|Produced by||Anthony Havelock-Allan|
|Written by||Margaret McDonnell |
|Starring||Dorothy Boyd |
|Distributed by||Paramount British Pictures|
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