The Blue Lamp

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The Blue Lamp

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The Blue Lamp

Release Date: January 19, 1950

Year    :   1950
Slogan    :   «Sheds just enough light for MURDER»
Genres    :   Crime, Drama
Production Companies    :   Ealing Studios, J. Arthur Rank Organisation
Director    :   Basil Dearden
Producers    :   Michael Balcon
Writers    :   Jan Read, T. E. B. Clarke, Ted Willis
RunTime    :   84 mins.

P.C. George Dixon is a long-serving traditional copper who is due to retire shortly. He takes a new recruit under his aegis and introduces him to the easy-going night beat. Dixon is a classic ordinary hero but also anachronistic, unprepared and unable to answer the violence of the 1950s.

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