The Long Memory

Film

Time Out says

One of the marker posts of Hamer's decline after Kind Hearts and Coronets, this revenge thriller (from a novel by Howard Clewes) has John Mills, trying hard to summon up some grit, as a vengeful convict who's just spent 12 years inside for a crime he didn't commit. Hamer makes the most of the marshes and mud flats of the Thames Estuary, but the over-familiar plotting never springs to life.

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Release details

Duration:
96 mins

Cast and crew

Director:
Robert Hamer
Screenwriter:
Robert Hamer, Frank Harvey
Cast:
John Mills
John McCallum
Elizabeth Sellars
Eva Berg
Geoffrey Keen
Michael Martin-Harvey
Thora Hird

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