The Arsenal stadium mystery

United Kingdom, 1939

Film
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Scotland Yard investigates when a caddish footballer dies by poisoning during a game between Arsenal and the Trojans. This fast-moving British thriller provides authentic footage of the pre-war Arsenal team training, playing and relaxing: from goalkeeper George Swindin to legendary winger Cliff ‘Boy’ Bastin. Genuine footage of a 1939 Arsenal match is intercut with re-staged close-up action. Stars Leslie Banks, Greta Gynt and the players and management of Arsenal Football Club 1939. From an original story by Leonard Reginald Gribble.

Credits

director

Thorold Dickinson

producer

Josef Somlo

production company

G&S Films

Language

English

Duration

01:22:00:00

Colour

Black and White

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