Operation Murder

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Operation Murder
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U.S. 1-sheet poster
Directed by Ernest Morris
Written by Brian Clemens
Produced by
Cinematography James Wilson
Edited byAnne Barker
Music by Edwin Astley
Distributed by Associated British-Pathé (UK)
Release date
January 1957 (UK)
Running time
66 minutes
CountryUnited Kingdom

Operation Murder is a 1957 British crime film. [1] It was described by Allmovie as "another of the multitude of inexpensive Danzinger Brothers productions, released throughout the English-speaking world by United Artists." [2]



A scheme by two doctors to establish an alibi for a killing by switching roles in the operating theatre is foiled by the insight of a detective and the chance action of a small boy. [3]


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  1. Operation Murder at New York Times
  2. "Operation Murder (1957) - Trailers, Reviews, Synopsis, Showtimes and Cast". AllMovie. Retrieved 13 June 2014.
  3. "Operation Murder (1956) | BFI". Explore.bfi.org.uk. Archived from the original on 5 August 2012. Retrieved 13 June 2014.