Action for Slander


Time Out says

Upright stuff with Brook, the quintessential Englishman, being spitefully accused of cheating at cards by the husband of a woman with whom Brook is infatuated. He may be a bounder but he's not a cad, and he insists (at the cost of his good name and his army career) on proving it in court. Ann Todd (as his wife) does a passable imitation of a volcano about to blow, and Margaretta Scott has a ball as the 'other woman'. It's sincere enough but all rather leaden.

By: MA


Release details

83 mins

Cast and crew

Tim Whelan
Miles Malleson
Clive Brook
Ann Todd
Margaretta Scott
Ronald Squire
Morton Selten
Felix Aylmer
Arthur Margetson
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