British Cinema Drama Collection DVD
SKU ID #318404
Fans of the British screen will thrill to this 2-disc collection of dramas. "The Rough and the Smooth" (1957) stars Nadja Tiller as a German harlot who lures a British archaeologist away from his heiress lover and then betrays him. Based on the story by Robert Maugham. "The Scamp" (1957), starring Richard Attenborough, Colin Petersen, and Dorothy Alison, features a motherless boy who is abused by his father and looking for happiness. "Grand National Night" (1953) is a thriller set in the world of horse racing, starring Nigel Patrick as the owner of a horse that wins the National and the estranged husband of a wife who ends up murdered. In "Kill Me Tomorrow" (1957), Pat O'Brien plays a down-and-out reporter who faces one personal tragedy after another, and desperately attempting to help his ill son, becomes involved with murder and Scotland Yard. Tommy Steele also performs in this complicated British noir plot.