The Criminal

(1960)

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| Film | United Kingdom | B&W | 1h 37min
| Stars: Stanley Baker, Sam Wanamaker, Grégoire Aslan | Director: Joseph Losey

Sent to jail for a racecourse snatch, a gangster comes out fifteen years later to regain the loot and is followed by other criminals who kill him

Cast

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Photograph of Welsh actor, Stanley Baker (1). Autographed ‘Best wishes, Stanley Baker’
Johnny Bannion
Sam Wanamaker
Mike Carter
Grégoire Aslan
Frank Saffron
Margit Saad
Suzanne
Jill Bennett
Maggie
Rupert Davies
Edwards
Laurence Naismith
Mr Town
John Van Eyssen
Formby
Noel Willman
Prison Governor
Derek Francis
Priest
Redmond Phillips
Prison Doctor
Kenneth J Warren
Clobber
Patrick Magee
Barrows
Robert Adams
Judas
Kenneth Cope
Kelly
Patrick Wymark
Sol
Jack Rodney
Scout
John Molloy
Snipe
Brian Phelan
Pauly Larkin
Paul Stassino
Alfredo Fanucci
Jerold Wells
Warder Brown
Tom Bell
Flynn
Neil McCarthy
O’Hara
Keith Smith
Hanson
Nigel Green
Ted
Tom Gerrard
Quantock
Larry Taylor
Charles
Murray Melvin
Antlers
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Reviews

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Relentlessly grim saga of prison life, with a few sensational trimmings. (Halliwell’s)

Production

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Joseph Losey
Director
Jack Greenwood
Producer
Alun Owen
Writer (screenplay)
Jimmy Sangster
Writer

Companies

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Anglo-Amalgamated Film Distributors
Distribution company