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Cast (feature film)

1.
Rob Roy: The Highland Rogue (1954) as Servant to Argyll
The courageous Roy Roy MacGregor leads a revolt of the Scottish clans against the English monarchy, eventually securing an amnesty for all the MacGregors when he arrives at the court of the German-speaking King George.
2.
Trio (1950) as The Vicar
W. Somerset Maugham introduces three more of his stories about human foibles.
3.
Escape (1948) as Sexton
An ex-RAF flier is sentenced to three years in prison for accidentally killing a detective.
4.
Hatter's Castle (1948) as
Based by a true story of an estranged couple stranded in a blizzard at Christmas, Suzanne Shemwell's estranged husband Jim unexpectedly comes to Idaho for a family visit just before the holiday, Suzanne is less than thrilled, but their two daughters, 16-year-old Miranda and seven-year-old Taryn, are
5.
Demi-Paradise (1943)
A Russian inventor tries to cope with British life while helping the country prepare for war.
6.
This Man Is News (1939) as Peter Brown
David Kier, one of the thieves in a sensational jewel robbery and subsequent trial, is set free when the turns King's Evidence on the other members. Kier refuses to give reporter Simon Drake (Barry K. Barnes),an interview, as Simon thinks he will probably be killed by other gang members, but Simon makes note of his address. Simon is fired by his city editor, MacGregor (Alastair Sim), for failing to cover another assignment and the editor says he would not believe Kier's murder if reported by Simon even if it happened. Simon returns home and is persuaded by his wife Pat (Valerie Hobson) to have a drink or two. The tipsy Simon, as a joke, telephones Sim and tells him that Kier has just been murdered, and the excited Sim hangs up before Simon can explain it is just a joke. But Kier has really been murdered and Inspector Holly (Edward Lexy) learns from Sim that Simon had telephoned him with the news at 3:10 A.M., but knows that Kier was not murdered until 4:35 A.M. The Inspector also finds a recently-fired revolver in Simon's flat, and arrests him. Pat and a garage mechanic manage to provide an alibi for Simon at the time of the murder and he is released. But the next morning, Kier's son is also found murdered in Simon's flat. Then Sim is shot, non-fatally, while in Simon's presence. Simon is not only reporting news, he appears to the police to be the one also making it.
7.
The Ghost Goes West (1936) as Creditor
An American millionaire moves a Scottish castle to Florida, not realizing it''''s haunted.

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