Poison Pen

1939

Paul L. Stein
Director
Associated British Picture Corp.
Studio

The quiet of a small English village is shattered by a spate of poison pen letters, leading to murder, suicide and madness in this acclaimed film. Excellent direction, writing, and acting form a cast including Flora Robson, Robert Newton, Edward Chapman, Catherine Lacey and Wilfrid Hyde-White.

-Scott Palmer



4th July 1939
Cinema



79 mins
1.37:1


30th June 1941
Cinema

Not Rated

79 mins
1.37:1



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Flora Robson
Mary Rider
Robert Newton
Sam Hurrin
Ann Todd
Ann Rider
Geoffrey Toone
David
Reginald Tate
Reverend Rider
Belle Chrystall
Sucal Hurrin
Edward Chapman
Len Griffin
Edward Rigby
Badham
Athole Stewart
Colonel Cashelton
Mary Hinton
Mrs. Cashelton
Cyril Chamberlain
Peter Cashelton
Wilfrid Hyde-White
Postman
Catherine Lacey
Connie Fateley
Charles Mortimer
Inspector Colclough
Roddy Hughes
Handwriting Expert
Norman Pierce
Village Policeman
Wally Patch
Mr. Suggs
Ella Retford
Mrs. Suggs
Jean Clyde
Mrs. Griffin
Marjorie Rhodes
Mrs. Scaife
Beatrice Varley
Mrs. Jenkins
Kenneth Connor
Boy in Post Office
Esma Cannon
Mrs Warren
Merle Tottenham
Mrs. Kemp
Empsie Bowman
Harbord the Maid
Megs Jenkins
Barmaid
Roddy McDowall
Choirboy
Laurence Kitchin
Shop Assistant
Peter Murray-Hill
Eileen Beldon
Miss Reynolds

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