1955 The Glass Cage

The Glass Cage – 1955

Alternative title: The Glass Tomb

A Hammer production released by Exclusive Films (UK) and Lippert Films (USA)
Copyright MCMLIV by Exclusive Films Ltd. 
RCA Sound Recording 
Produced at Bray Studios

Black & White 59 minutes

Storyline

Sapolio is the star of a funfair act called “The Starving Man”. His agent ‘Pel’ Pelham, arranges a new engagement for him and fixes a party to celebrate. But, as the guests gather, a murder is being committed in the flat upstairs. While the police investigate, Sapolio, who has now started his act, is tempted into eating a piece of poisoned ham fat!!!

Crew

Art Director
Editor
Production Manager
Recordist
Assembly Cutter
Assistant Director
Continuity
Make-up
Hairdresser
Camera Operator
Director of Photography
Music Composed by
Conducted by
Screenplay by
Based on “The Outsiders” by
Produced by
Directed by

 J. Elder Wills
 James Needs 
T.S. Lyndon-Haynes 
H.C. Pearson 
Henry Richardson
Jack Causey 
Margery Owens 
H.E. Richmond 
Jean Bear 
Noel Rowland 
Walter Harvey, BSc 
Leonard Salzedo 
John Hollingsworth
Richard Landau 
A.E. Martin
Anthony Hinds 
Montgomery Tully 

Cast

‘Pel’ Pelham 
Jenny 
Stanton 
Sapolio 
Tony Lewis 
Lindley 
Rourke 
George 
Bertie 
Estate Agent 
and with 

John Ireland 
Honor Blackman 
Geoffrey Keen
Eric Pohlmann 
Sidney James 
Liam Redmond 
Sidney Tafler 
Sam Kydd 
Ferdy Mayne 
Arthur Howard 
Valerie Vernon
Arnold Marle
Nora Gordon
Tonia Bern
Stanley Little 

Footnotes

Honor Blackman became famous for her roles as Cathy Gale in ABC TV’s “The Avengers” and as Pussy Galore in the James Bond film “Goldfinger” (1964). She also worked for Hammer in the featurette “Danger List” (1957) and in “To the Devil a Daughter” (1976).


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