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|Directed by||Basil Dean|
|Screenplay by||Basil Dean|
|Based on||Escape by John Galsworthy|
|Produced by||Basil Dean|
|Starring||Gerald du Maurier |
|Edited by||Jack Kitchin|
|Music by||Ernest Irving|
|Distributed by||RKO Pictures|
Escape is a 1930 British crime film directed by Basil Dean and starring Gerald du Maurier, Edna Best and Gordon Harker. It was based on the 1926 play of the same title by John Galsworthy, which was adapted again as a film in 1948.
- Gerald du Maurier as Captain Matt Denant
- Edna Best as Shingled Lady
- Gordon Harker as Convict
- Horace Hodges as Gentleman
- Madeleine Carroll as Dora
- Mabel Poulton as Girl of the Town
- Lewis Casson as Farmer
- Ian Hunter as Detective
- Austin Trevor as Parson
- Marie Ney as Grace
- Felix Aylmer as Governor
- Ben Field as Captain
- Fred Groves as Shopkeeper
- Nigel Bruce as Constable
- S.J. Warmington as Warder
- Phyllis Konstam as Wife
- Ann Casson as Girl
- George Curzon as Constable
It was the first film released by Associated Talking Pictures, a British company with ties to the Hollywood studio RKO, which later relocated and became Ealing Studios. The film was made at Beaconsfield Studios which had been recently equipped for making sound films. The film's sets were designed by Clifford Pember.
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