Creeping Shadows

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Creeping Shadows
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Directed by John Orton
Written by J. O. C. Orton
Based onThe Limping Man by William Matthew Scott
Produced byJohn Orton
Music by Colin Wark
Distributed by Wardour Films
Release date
28 July 1931
Running time
79 minutes
CountryUnited Kingdom
Language English

Creeping Shadows is a 1931 British crime film directed by John Orton and starring Franklin Dyall, Arthur Hardy and Margot Grahame. It was made at the Welwyn Studios of British International Pictures. [1] It was released in American under the alternative title The Limping Man, which was the name of the original West End play by William Matthew Scott on which the film is based.



Three victims plan to murder a retired informant.


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  1. Wood p.71