1949 Jack of Diamonds

Jack of Diamonds - 1949

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Vernon Swewll Production

From the story by “Binnacle”

Dialogue by Nigel Patrick and Cyril Hammond

Diving apparatus by courtesy of Messrs. Siebe Gorman & Co. Ltd.

Westrex Sound 

Black & White 65 mins


Down on their luck, a couple rent out their ship to a mysterious man looking for treasure he hid during the war. Complications ensue when it turns out he's not the only one looking for it.


Editor Francis Bieber
Assistant Editor Dick Marden
Sound Charles Parkhouse
Photography Moray Grant
Music Composed & Arranged by Frank Spencer and Rupert Grayson
Associate Producer Walter D’Eyncourt
Assistant Director John Arnold
Produced and Directed by Vernon Sewell


Alan Butler Nigel Patrick 
Roger Keen Cyril Raymond 
Joan Keen Joan Carroll 
Giselle Dolly Bouwmeester 
Parsons John Basings 
Colin Campbell Darcy Conyers 
Engineer Vernon Sewell 
George Paxton Edwin Richfield 
Douaimer Guy Romano 


This film saw Edwin Richfields film debut - he went on to appear in a further nine Hammer productions his last being “Quatermass and the Pit" (1967).

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