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Dancing With Crime - Preview

Dancing With Crime

Preview by Jack Foley

To celebrate the life and career of renowned and multi-award winning English actor Richard Attenborough, on the first anniversary of his death, Simply Media is delighted to announce the release of two of his classic films; the tense airplane thriller Jet Storm and gangster crime drama, Dancing with Crime.

They will both be released in fully restored versions on DVD on August 17, 2015.

Classic film noir, Dancing with Crime, directed by John Paddy Carstairs (Trouble in Store), makes its much-anticipated arrival on DVD for the first time since its theatrical release in 1947.

Returning home from WWII, childhood friends and army comrades Dave Robinson (Bill Rowbotham) and Ted Peters (Attenborough) make very different choices. Ted gets an honest job as a taxi driver, and saves for his wedding to his childhood sweetheart.

Dave, however, wants easy cash and soon becomes involved with a gang. When Dave runs into money troubles with the mob boss, and is found dead in the back of Ted’s taxi, suspicions fly as Scotland Yard investigate the murder.

The police suspect Dave’s underworld connections, the mob suspects that Ted knows their guilt, and Ted himself suspects who the real killer might be…

Win Dancing With Crime on DVD

To celebrate the release of Dancing With Crime on DVD on Monday, August 17, 2015, IndieLondon is offering readers the chance to win 1 of 3 copies. Simply answer the following question…

Q. Who directed Dancing With Crime?

Simply send the answer to Dancing With Crime competition and include your name, address, telephone number and email