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BLACKMAIL (1929)

BLACKMAIL <span>(1929)</span> artwork

BLACKMAIL (1929)

Type Feature

Approx. Running minutes 86

Release dates 01/10/1989

BBFCInsight Contains mild violence and threat

Genre(s) Thriller, Drama, Crime

Director(s) Alfred Hithcock,Alfred Hitchcock

Cast includes Sara Allgood, Anny Ondra, John Longden, Donald Calthrop, Cyril Ritchard, Charles Paton, Joan Barry (voice)

Cut All known versions of this work passed uncut.

BBFCinsight publication date 26/10/2012

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

BLACKMAIL is a 1929 silent thriller in which a young woman murders an artist and is then blackmailed by a man who claims he knows of her crime.

Threat

There is a scene of mild threat in which a woman enters a man's apartment where he steals her clothes as she tries on a dress. He then approaches her in a menacing way.

Violence

A brief struggle occurs between a man and a woman in which it is implied a man is stabbed. There is no sight of blood or injury detail.

Details

Title
BLACKMAIL
Year
1929
Formats
DVD, Cinema
Distributor(s)
Warner Home Video Ltd,Wardour Films Ltd,Optimum Releasing,BFI Films
Classified date(s)
26/10/2012
Main language
English
BBFC reference
AZF062198

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