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|Law and Disorder|
|Directed by||David MacDonald|
|Written by||Roger MacDougall|
|Produced by||K.C. Alexander|
|Starring||Alastair Sim |
Barry K. Barnes
|Edited by||Douglas Myers|
|Music by||Francis Chagrin|
|Distributed by||Adelphi Films|
Law and Disorder is a 1940 British comedy crime film directed by David MacDonald and starring Alastair Sim, Diana Churchill and Barry K. Barnes. The screenplay concerns a young solicitor who defends a number of petty criminals accused of sabotage. The film was made at Highbury Studios, with sets designed by art director James A. Carter.
TV Guide rated the film 2 out of 4 stars, writing that "The plot is not much, but the script is packed with wisecracks and one-liners that give this picture some needed pizazz. Enjoyable on its own level."
- "Law and Disorder" – via www.imdb.com.
- "Law and Disorder (1940) - David MacDonald | Synopsis, Characteristics, Moods, Themes and Related | AllMovie" – via www.allmovie.com.
- "Law and Disorder (1940)". BFI.
- The Times, 7 June 1940; pg. 4, col. 6: Picture Theatres - Gaumont: Law and Disorder Linked 2017-02-04
- "Law And Disorder | TV Guide". TVGuide.com.
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