Purse Strings

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Purse Strings
Directed by Henry Edwards
Written byBernard Parry (play)
Produced by Herbert Wilcox
Starring
Cinematography Henry Harris
Production
company
Distributed by Paramount British Pictures
Release date
July 1933
Running time
69 minutes
CountryUnited Kingdom
LanguageEnglish

Purse Strings is a 1933 British drama film directed by Henry Edwards and starring Chili Bouchier, Gyles Isham and Allan Jeayes. It was made as a quota quickie at British and Dominion's Elstree Studios. [1]

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  1. Wood p.79

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