|Jane Steps Out|
|Directed by||Paul L. Stein|
|Produced by||Walter C. Mycroft|
|Written by|| William Freshman |
|Starring|| Diana Churchill |
|Distributed by||Associated British Film Distributors|
|16 May 1938|
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