Main title from The Sleeping Tiger (1954) (5)

The Sleeping Tiger

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| Film | | UK | B&W | Drama, Thriller | 1h 29min |
Stars: Dirk Bogarde, Alexis Smith, Alexander Knox

A psychiatrist overpowers a criminal and takes him home as a guinea pig; the criminal then falls in love with the psychiatrist’s wife

Hidden deep within every woman is a Sleeping Tiger… when aroused it can turn a saint into a sinner !

Reviews (1)

Turgid and unconvincing melodrama, a thoroughgoing bore. (Halliwell’s)

Cast (12)

Signed photo of British actor, Dirk Bogarde.  The actor wears a jacket, jumper and tie, and sports a signet ring
Frank Clemmons
Alexis Smith
Glenda Esmond
Alexander Knox
Dr Clive Esmond
Hugh Griffith
The Inspector
Patricia McCarron
Sally Foster
Maxine Audley
Glyn Houston
Harry Towb
Harry, second criminal
Russell Waters
Manager of Pearce & Mann
Billie Whitelaw
Receptionist at Pearce & Mann
Fred Griffiths
Taxi Driver
Esma Cannon
Scrubwoman with ladder
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Joseph Losey


Victor Hanbury



Production companies

Sidney Cohn

Victor Hanbury Productions

Pictures (1)

Main title from The Sleeping Tiger (1954) (5)
The Sleeping Tiger (1954) opening credits (5)