About the film
film noir british noir golden mile blackpool
Release Date: February 28, 1949
|Production Companies||:||British Lion Films, George King Productions|
|Writers||:||Val Valentine, Katherine Strueby|
Set on Blackpool’s Golden Mile, Jim (Douglass Montgomery), a once promising scientist, sets up in business as a patent medicine man selling hair tonic at the fair with his ex-army colleague Dan (Ronald Shiner). Following a fight with local hoods over pitch spaces, Jim falls for Jane (Hazel Court), the girl on a nearby candy floss stall. The two begin dating but Jim fails to mention he is already married.