Main title from The Thirty-Nine Steps (1978) (4)

The Thirty-Nine Steps

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| Film | | United Kingdom | Colour | 1h 42min |
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Stars: Robert Powell, David Warner, Eric Porter | Director: Don Sharp

A spy is murdered; the man who has befriended her is suspected, but eludes the police until a chase across Scotland produces the real villains. Eager-to-please remake of the 1935 original

Cast (15)

Robert Powell
Hannay
David Warner
Appleton
Eric Porter
Lomas
Karen Dotrice
Alex
British actor John Mills wears a jacket and tie
Scudder
George Baker
Sir Walter Bullivant
Ronald Pickup
Bayliss
Donald Pickering
Marshall
Timothy West
Porton
Miles Anderson
David
Andrew Keir
Lord Rohan
Robert Flemyng
Magistrate
William Squire
Harkness
Paul McDowell
McLean
David Collings
Tillotson
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Director

Don Sharp

Producer

Greg Smith

Writer

(screenplay)
(novel)

Production companies

The Rank Organisation
Main title from The Thirty-Nine Steps (1978) (3).  The Rank Organisation presents
Norfolk International Pictures
Main title from The Thirty-Nine Steps (1978) (5).  A Greg Smith / Norfolk International Production

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Pictures (17)

Main title from The Thirty-Nine Steps (1978) (17).  Directed by John Sharp
Main title from The Thirty-Nine Steps (1978) (16).  Produced by Greg Smith
Main title from The Thirty-Nine Steps (1978) (15)
Main title from The Thirty-Nine Steps (1978) (14).  Based on the novel by John Buchan
Main title from The Thirty-Nine Steps (1978) (13).  Screenplay by Michael Robson
Main title from The Thirty-Nine Steps (1978) (12).  Robert Flemyng William Squire, Paul McDowell
Main title from The Thirty-Nine Steps (1978) (11).  Featuring George Baker Ronald Pickup, Timothy West, Donald Pickering, Miles Anderson and Andrew Keir
Main title from The Thirty-Nine Steps (1978) (10).  And John Mills
Main title from The Thirty-Nine Steps (1978) (9).  Karen Dotrice
Main title from The Thirty-Nine Steps (1978) (8).  Eric Porter
Main title from The Thirty-Nine Steps (1978) (7).  David Warner
Main title from The Thirty-Nine Steps (1978) (6).  Starring Robert Powell
Main title from The Thirty-Nine Steps (1978) (5).  A Greg Smith / Norfolk International Production
Main title from The Thirty-Nine Steps (1978) (4)
Main title from The Thirty-Nine Steps (1978) (3).  The Rank Organisation presents
Main title from The Thirty-Nine Steps (1978) (2).  Early in 1914 a coded cable was sent from a European power to a house in west London.  Decoded it read: ‘Let the Sleepers Awake’.
Main title from The Thirty-Nine Steps (1978) (1)
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