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This edition: The Sleeping Tiger





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Episode Details

(1954/England, 89 min., b&w, drama)
Dir.: Joseph Losey (under pseudonym Victor Hanbury). Cast: Dirk Bogarde, Alexis Smith, Alexander Knox, Hugh Griffith. A concerned psychiatrist believes he can help a moody young criminal by taking him into his home, despite the protests of his wife. American director Losey's first film, credited to a pseudonym, after being blacklisted in Hollywood. Discussion follows with William Luhr.

Guest List

Prof. Jerry Carlson Professor of film studies, City College of New York

William Luhr