Wings of Danger – 1952
A Hammer production released by Exclusive Films (UK) and Lippert Films (USA)
Adapted from the novel “Dead on Course” by Elleston Trevor and Packham Webb
Copyright MCMLII 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
Made at Riverside Studios
Black & White 73 minutes
When airline pilot Nick Talbot disappears after a plane crash and is presumed dead, his friend Van decides to investigate. He finds Nick very much alive and heavily involved with a gang of smugglers…
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Zachary Scott was the American brought over for this one. A star of many Westerns, he had also played the title role in “The Mask of Dimitrios” (1944).
Diane Cilento, introduced in this film, went on to marry Sean Connery and is the mother of his actor son, Jason.
Kay Kendall died at the age of 33 from myeloid leukemia.
Details were complied viewing the actual film.
Source of viewing copy – The Hammer Graveyard Collection