Mark of the Phoenix

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Mark of the Phoenix
Directed by Maclean Rogers
Written by Norman Hudis
Based onnovel The Phoenix Sings by Desmond Cory [1]
Produced byW.G. Chalmers
Starring Julia Arnall
Sheldon Lawrence
Anton Diffring
Cinematography Geoffrey Faithfull
Edited by Harry Booth
Music by Wilfred Burns (uncredited)
Distributed byButcher's Film Service (UK)
Release date
  • November 1958 (1958-11)(UK)
Running time
64 minutes
CountryUnited Kingdom

Mark of the Phoenix is a 1958 British drama film directed by Maclean Rogers and starring Julia Arnall, Sheldon Lawrence and Anton Diffring. [2] The screenplay concerns an American jewel thief who comes into possession of a newly developed metal. [3]


Plot summary

A newly developed and valuable metal is stolen and formed into a cigarette case for transportation to East Germany, but an American jewel thief comes into possession of it and finds himself a target.



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