No Escape (1936 film)

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No Escape
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Directed by Norman Lee
Written by George Goodchild and Frank Witty (play "No Exit")
Starring Valerie Hobson
Leslie Perrins
Robert Cochran
Cinematography Bryan Langley
Edited byLionel Tomlinson
Distributed by Pathé Pictures (UK)
Release date
December 1936
Running time
80 minutes
CountryUnited Kingdom

No Escape is a 1936 British thriller film directed by Norman Lee and starring Valerie Hobson, Leslie Perrins and Robert Cochran. [1] The screenplay concerns a man who attempts to hide his friend for a month.


Plot summary

For a bet a man attempts to hide his friend for a month. The police soon believe he has murdered him.


Critical reception

TV Guide gave the film two out of four stars: "the story is a little slow to start but once things are under way, this turns into an effective, though minor thriller. The acting and production credits are adequate." [2]

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  1. "No Escape". BFI. Archived from the original on 14 January 2009.
  2. "No Escape".