1951 Black Widow

Black Widow – 1951

Exclusive Films Present, a Hammer Production

Based on the B.B.C. serial play “Return from Darkness” by Lester Powell

Panacoustic Sound System

Black & White 52 minutes

Storyline

Mark Sherwin ( Robert Ayres) is the victim of a brutal beating and car theft. The thief dies in a crash; Mark suffers from amnesia, and recuperates on a horse-training property. Discovering a clue, he returns home to find he had been declared dead, his wife welcomes him back, only to plan a real death for him so she and his best friend (with whom she is having an affair) can get his substantial wealth.

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Crew

Production Manager
Assistant Director
Editor
Continuity
Recordist
Make-up
Hair Stylist
Casting
Director of Photography
Camera Operator
Musical Director
Screenplay by
Produced by
Directed by

Arthur Barnes
James Sangster
James Needs
Renee Glynne
Edgar Vetter
Phil Leakey
Monica Hustler
Prudence Sykes
Walter Harvey
Peter Bryan
Frank Spencer 
Alan McKinnon
Anthony Hinds
Vernon Sewell

Cast

 Christine
Mark 
Paul 
Sheila 
Kemp
Dr. Wallace 
Police Sergeant 
Mrs. Gladstone 
Maid 
Receptionist 

Christine Norden
Robert Ayres
Anthony Fowrood
Jennifer Jayne
John Longdon
John Harvey
Reginald Dyso
Madoline Thomas
Jill Hulbert
Bill Hodge

Christine Norden by permission of British Lion Film Corporation Limited

Footnotes

Christine Norden also appeared in Hammer’s “A Case for PC 49” (1951). Anthony Forwood appeared in five other Hammer productions: “Meet Simon Cherry” (1949), “The Man in Black” (1949), “The Gambler and the Lady” (1952), “Mantrap” (1953) and “Five Days” (1954). He was married to actress Glynis Johns (Winnifred Banks in Mary Poppins” 1964) from 1942 to 1948. (1942-1948). They had one son, actor Gareth Forwood.


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