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Anna Neagle in Yellow Canary

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with Richard Greene, Margaret Rutherford

Officially requested to leave wartime Britain because of her Nazi sympathies, Sally Maitland boards a Canada-bound ship where she meets John Garrick, a young Englishman, and Jan Orlock, a Polish refugee.
In Halifax, Nova Scotia, they become involved in a daring German plot - but are these three ill-matched characters really what they seem?
Anna Neagle plays one of her most unusual roles in this World War II mystery thriller, directed by her then husband.
Films: page 27

Contributors

Writer: Miles Malleson
Writer: de Witt Bodeen
Based on a story by: P.M. Bower
Producer/Director: Herbert Wilcox
Sally Maitland: Anna Neagle
Jim Garrick: Richard Greene
Betty Maitland: Nova Pilbeam
Jan Orlock: Albert Lieven
Madame Orlock: Lucie Mannheim
Mrs Towchester: Margaret Rutherford
Lady Maitland: Marjorie Fielding
German Commander: Valentine Dyall
Admiral: David Horne
Major Fothergill: Claude Bailey
Cyril Fletcher: Himself

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Anna Neagle in Yellow Canary

BBC Two England, 23 December 1986 16.00






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