Dick Turpin - Highwayman

1956

David Paltenghi
Director
Hammer Films
Studio

Enjoyable short film from Hammer about the notorious 18th century highwayman, who at least in this portrayal, had a heart of gold. Possibly the inspiration for the famous 'Dennis Moore' sketch of Monty Python?

-Dave W.



23rd December 1956
Cinema



26 mins
2.35:1



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Philip Friend
Dick Turpin / 'John Palmer'
Diane Hart
Liz
Allan Cuthbertson
Jonathan Redgrove
Raymond Rollett
Mr. Hawkins
Hal Osmond
Mac
Norman Mitchell
Rooks
Unknown
Lord Wembley (uncredited)
Ivor Collin
Ruffian (uncredited)
Barry Du Boulay
Ruffian (uncredited)
John McDonald
Jimmy, Stable Boy
(uncredited)
Gabrielle Daye
Genevieve Hawkins
(uncredited)
George Mossman
Coachman
Tommy Yeardye
Stunts (uncredited)
Terry Yorke
Stunts (uncredited)

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