1956 Dick Turpin, Highwayman

Dick Turpin, Highwayman - 1956

A Hammer production released by Exclusive Films

Produced at Bray Studios, England 

Eastmancolour by Humphries

25 mins featurette

A Hammerscope pmduction 


Opening titles:- "Early in the eighteenth century, the roads of England were plagued with highwaymen. Most of them coarse bandits, fit subjects for the hangman. But a few were gentlemen - bold, gallant adventurers, with an eye for a fine horse or a pretty girl. Of these the most legendary was the immortal Dick Turpin." Watch the film on YouTube


Art Director Ted Marshall
Editor James Needs
Production Manager Jimmy Sangster
Director of Photography Stephen Dade
Music Eric Winstone
"The Highwayman" sung by Dennis Hale
Screenplay Joel Murcott
Produced by Michael Carreras
Directed by David Paltenghi

Dick Turpin Philip Friend
Liz Diane Hart
Jonathan Redgrove Allan Cuthbertson
Genevieve Gabrielle May
Inn Customer Norman Mitchell
and with Raymond Rollett and Hal Osmond


Actor Philip Friend's only other appearance for Hammer was in another featurette, "Danger List" (1957).

Details were complied viewing the actual film. 
Source of viewing copy - The Hammer Graveyard Collection