1954 36 Hours

36 Hours – 1954

Alternative Title: Terror Street

A Hammer production released by Exclusive Films (UK) and Lippert Films (USA)
Copyright 1953 by Exclusive Films Ltd. 
All characters in this photoplay are fictitious and bear no resemblance to any real person, living or dead 
RCA Sound System

Black & White 80 mins


An American pilot AWOL from the states is framed for his wife’s murder and has just 36 hours to prove his innocence.
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Produced by
Directed by

Walter Harvey Bsc
J. Elder Wills
James Needs
Bill Slater
Leonard Harris
Jimmy Sangster
John (Pinky) Green
Renee Glynne
Philip Leakey
Nina Broe
Molly Fur Model
Ivor Slaney
Anthony Hinds
Montgomery Tully


Major Bill Rogers
Katherine “Katie” Rogers
Sister Jenny Miller
Slossen, the smuggler
Orville Hart
Henry Slosson
Harry Cross, desk clerk
Soup kitchen supervisor
The Inspector
Pam Palmer

Dan Duryea
Elsie Albin
Ann Gudrun
Eric Polhmann
John Chandos
Kenneth Griffith
Harold Lang
Jane Carr
Michael Golden
Marianne Stone


Character actor Eric Polehmann went on to provide the voice for Ernst Stavro Blofeld in  the James Bond films “From Russia with Love (1963) and “Thunderball (1965)”. He also appeared in 5 other Hammer films – “The Gambler and the Lady (1952)”, “Blood Orange (1952)”,”Break in the Circle (1955)”, “The Glass Cage (1955)” and “Further Up the Creek (1958)”

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