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SOMEONE AT THE DOOR (1936)

SOMEONE AT THE DOOR <span>(1936)</span> artwork

SOMEONE AT THE DOOR (1936)

Type Feature

Approx. Running minutes 73

BBFCInsight moderate threat

Genre(s) Drama

Director(s) Herbert Brenon

Cast includes Aileen Marson, Billy Milton, Noah Beery, John Irwin, Charles Mortimer, Edward Chapman, Edward Dignon, Jimmy Godden, Laurence Hanray

Cut All known versions of this work passed uncut.

BBFCinsight publication date 15/09/2014

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

SOMEONE AT THE DOOR is a thriller, from 1936, in which a young couple return to their childhood home, but have their plans derailed when criminals who have hidden some stolen loot in the property are determined to reclaim it.

Threat

In one sequence a villain threatens to burn a woman's eyes with a lit cigarette. The woman is terrified, and there are shots of the cigarette being held close to her eye as she is threatened and taunted.

The film contains some mild threat and violence, including sight of characters being bloodlessly shot, while bad language includes uses of 'damn' and 'hell'. There is also frequent smoking throughout.

Details

Title
SOMEONE AT THE DOOR
Year
1936
Formats
Cinema, DVD
Distributor(s)
Wardour Films Ltd,Network
Classified date(s)
10/10/2014
Main language
English
BBFC reference
AZF318992

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