The Blue Lamp 1950 DVD Black and white. (Region 1 - Playable in North America - The US, Canada, Mexico, etc.) Remastered print.
Starring: Jack Warner, Jimmy Hanley, Dirk Bogarde, Robert Flemyng, Bernard Lee. Directed by Basil Dearden.
Rookie London police officer Andy Mitchell (Jimmy Hanley) is paired with seasoned cop George Dixon (Jack Warner) to work the night shift. When criminals Tom Riley (Dirk Bogarde) and Spud (Patric Doonan) are caught robbing a local movie theater, George meets Tom in a face-off. While trying to coax the thief into making a peaceful surrender, George is wounded and taken to the hospital. It then becomes Andy's task to track down the crooks and restore honor to his partner.
"The unending battle of the city streets!"
Winner of the BAFTA Award for Best British Film.
Winner of The Golden Lion - for Basil Dearden - at the Venice Film Festival.