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23 Paces to Baker Street [DVD] [1956]

  • SKU: 22012532
  • Release Date: 02/26/2013
  • Rating: NR
$19.99

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    Overall Customer Rating:
    100% of customers would recommend this product to a friend (2 out of 2)

    Synopsis


    23 Paces to Baker Street
    Van Johnson portrays a blind American writer living in London. Blessed with an acute hearing sense, Johnson overhears a kidnapping plot but neither his friends nor the authorities believe him, chalking up his story as the product of a writer's imagination. Disgruntled, Johnson vows to scuttle the kidnapping himself -- with the assistant of his fiancée Vera Miles. Despite his handicap, Johnson puts the pieces together using sounds as evidence and guidance. Ultimately Johnson finds his life in danger when he corners the criminal in a dark alley. 23 Paces to Baker Street was one of several ''50s 20th Century-Fox films shot on location in London to take advantage of Fox's "frozen funds" -- money earned by the studio in England which by law could only be spent in that country. ~ Hal Erickson, Rovi

    Cast & Crew


    • Van Johnson
      Van Johnson - Phillip Hannon
    • Vera Miles
      Vera Miles - Jean Lennox
    • Cecil Parker
      Cecil Parker - Bob Matthews
    • Patricia Laffan
      Patricia Laffan - Miss Alice MacDonald
    • Maurice Denham
      Maurice Denham - Inspector Grovening



    Customer rating

    Rating 5 out of 5 stars with 2 reviews

    100%
    would recommend to a friend
    • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

      23 Paces - 2 Thumbs Up

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      theDavid
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      • My Best Buy® Elite MemberElite Member

      Great thriller and watching the blu ray from Kino is a real treat when comparing it to the old crummy DVD release. At least now the film can be seen in the correct aspect ratio

      I would recommend this to a friend

    • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

      23 Paces 23 Thumbs Up

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      MovieNutcase
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      • My Best Buy® Elite MemberElite Member

      Great film now we are able to watch it in HD in its original aspect ratio. Great product !

      I would recommend this to a friend



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