Secret Journey (1939 film)

Secret Journey is a 1939 British thriller film directed by John Baxter and starring Basil Radford, Silvia St. Claire and Thorley Walters.[1] The screenplay concerns a British agent who travels to Berlin to recover a top-secret invention that has been stolen by German intelligence.

Secret Journey
Directed byJohn Baxter
Produced byJohn Corfield
Written byMichael Hogan
StarringBasil Radford
Silvia St. Claire
Thorley Walters
Music byKennedy Russell
CinematographyJames Wilson
Distributed byAnglo-American Film Corporation
Release date
2 October 1939
Running time
72 minutes
CountryUnited Kingdom

The film was made at Elstree Studios by British National Films as a supporting feature.[2]



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  2. ^ Wood p.101


  • Chibnall, Steve. Quota Quickies: The Birth of the British 'B' Film. British Film Institute, 2007.
  • Low, Rachael. Filmmaking in 1930s Britain. George Allen & Unwin, 1985.
  • Wood, Linda. British Films, 1927-1939. British Film Institute, 1986.

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