The Traitors (1962 film)

The Traitors is a 1962 British thriller film directed by Robert Tronson and starring Patrick Allen, Jacqueline Ellis, Zena Walker and James Maxwell.[1]

The Traitors
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U.S. half sheet poster
Directed byRobert Tronson
Produced byJim O'Connolly
Written byJ. Levy
Jim O'Connolly
StarringPatrick Allen
Jacqueline Ellis
James Maxwell
Music byJohnny Douglas
CinematographyMichael Reed
Edited byPeter Boita
Production
company
James O'Connolly Productions (as Ello)
Distributed byJ. Arthur Rank Film Distributors (UK)
Release date
May 1962
Running time
71 minutes
CountryUnited Kingdom
LanguageEnglish

PremiseEdit

A British agent and an American from NATO co-operate in an attempt to smash a communist spy ring. Following the discovery of a top secret microfilm after a plane crash, the two become embroiled in a complex web of treachery and double agents, before finally bringing the enemy spies to justice.

CastEdit

Critical receptionEdit

Britmovie called the film a "decent second feature espionage drama."[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "The Traitors". BFI.
  2. ^ http://www.britmovie.co.uk/films/The-Traitors_1962/

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