The Frightened City (1962)

The Frightened City


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Sean Connery plays one of his early roughneck types in the British gangster picture Frightened City. The story takes place in a rundown section of London, where the citizens are held in the grip of extortionists. After several months of gang warfare, the six major "protection" rings agree to bury the hatchet and combine their efforts under the leadership of a mob boss (Herbert Lom). One of the gangsters opposes the mobster's rule, and is promptly rubbed out. Paddy Damion (Sean Connery), the dead … More

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Drama, Mystery & Suspense, Classics
Directed By:
Written By: John Lemont, Leigh Vance
In Theaters:
On DVD: Mar 22, 2005


as Waldo Zhernikov

as Detective Inspector ...

as Paddy Damion

as Harry Foulcher

as Alf Peters

as Sgt. Ogle

as Tanky Thomas

as Frankie Farmer

as Sanchetti

as Supt. Carter

as Asst. Commissioner

as Miss Rush

as Salty Brewer

as Barmaid (Riviera)

as Headwaiter

as Informer

as TV Announcer

as Security Officer

as Warder

as Sophie Peters

as Lord Buncholme

as Billy Agnew

as Pretty Girl
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Full Review… | March 26, 2009
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Full Review… | January 26, 2006
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August 14, 2005

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