The Crimson Circle (1922 film)

The Crimson Circle is a 1922 British silent crime film directed by George Ridgwell and starring Clifton Boyne, Fred Groves and Robert English.[1] The film was an adaptation of the 1922 novel The Crimson Circle by Edgar Wallace.

The Crimson Circle
Directed byGeorge Ridgwell
Written byPatrick L. Mannock
Based onThe Crimson Circle
by Edgar Wallace
StarringFred Groves
Robert English
Rex Davis
CinematographyPhil Ross
Kinema Club
Distributed byGranger Distributors
Release date
September 1922
Running time
50 minutes
CountryUnited Kingdom
English intertitles

A German-British version of novel, The Crimson Circle (1929), was filmed in both a silent and Phonofilm sound-on-film version.


Police battle against a gang of blackmailers known as The Crimson Circle.

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  1. ^ "BFI | Film & TV Database | The CRIMSON CIRCLE (1922)". Retrieved 8 June 2021.

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