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Law and Disorder (1940 film)

Law and Disorder is a 1940 British comedy crime film directed by David MacDonald and starring Alastair Sim, Diana Churchill and Barry K. Barnes.[1] The screenplay concerns a young solicitor who defends a number of petty criminals accused of sabotage.[2] The film was made at Highbury Studios, with sets designed by art director James A. Carter.

Law and Disorder
Directed byDavid MacDonald
Produced byK.C. Alexander
Written byRoger MacDougall
StarringAlastair Sim
Diana Churchill
Barry K. Barnes
Edward Chapman
Music byFrancis Chagrin
CinematographyErnest Palmer
Edited byDouglas Myers
Production
company
British Consolidated
Distributed byAdelphi Films
Release date
  • 7 June 1940 (1940-06-07) (UK)
Running time
74 minutes
CountryUnited Kingdom
LanguageEnglish

The film premiered at Gaumont Haymarket in London on 7 June 1940.[3]

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