|The Last Chance|
|Directed by||Thomas Bentley|
|Produced by||Warwick Ward|
|Music by||John Reynders|
|Distributed by||Pathé Pictures International|
|11 November 1937|
The Last Chance is a 1937 British drama film directed by Thomas Bentley and starring Frank Leighton, Judy Kelly and Laurence Hanray. Its plot involves a gunrunner who makes a jail break in order to gather evidence to prove he is innocent of murder.It was made as a supporting feature at British International Pictures' second studio at Welwyn.
Laurence Hanray, sometimes credited as Lawrence Hanray, was a British film and theatre actor born in London, England. He is also credited as the author of several plays and music hall songs.
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