Gideon of Scotland Yard (1958)

Director
John Ford

Main cast
Jack Hawkins; Anna Lee; Anna Massey; Andrew Ray; Dianne Foster

Genres
Crime, Action, Drama

Description
Scotland Yard Inspector George Gideon starts his day off on the wrong foot when he gets a traffic-violation ticket from a young police officer. From there, his 'typical day" consists in learning that one of his most-trusted detectives has accepted bribes; hunts an escaped maniac who has murdered a girl; tracks a young girl suspected of a payroll robbery and, then, helps break up a bank robbery. His long day ends when he arrives at home and finds that his daughter has a date with the policeman who gave him a ticket that morning.


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