Three Sundays to Live

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Three Sundays to Live
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Directed by Ernest Morris
Produced by Edward J. Danziger
Harry Lee Danziger
Written by Brian Clemens
Starring Kieron Moore
Jane Griffiths
Music by Edwin Astley
Albert Elms
Cinematography James Wilson
Edited bySidney Stone
Distributed by United Artists Corporation (UK)
Release date
Running time
71 minutes
CountryUnited Kingdom

Three Sundays to Live is a low budget 1957 film noir British film directed by Ernest Morris and starring Kieron Moore and Jane Griffiths. [1] [2]


The title refers to the law of the period, which required that after a death sentence had been passed, three Sundays must elapse before the execution. [3]


Young dance band leader Frank Martin is condemned to death for a murder he didn't commit. Desperate to prove his innocence, Frank escapes from jail, and with girlfriend Judy, embarks upon the search for a blonde singer who witnessed the killing. Unfortunately, the real killer gets to her first and murders her. However, Martin manages to trick the murderer into believing he's killed the wrong woman. When the killer returns to try again, Frank is waiting.


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  2. "Three Sundays to Live (1957) - Overview -". Turner Classic Movies.