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Midnight Episode

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Midnight Episode
Directed byGordon Parry
Produced byTheo Lageard
Written byRita Barisse
Screenplay by
Based onMonsieur La Souris
by Georges Simenon
Music byMischa Spoliansky
CinematographyHone Glendinning
Edited byCharles Hasse
Triangle Film Corporation
Distributed by
Release date
  • 31 December 1950 (1950-12-31) (United Kingdom)
Running time
78 minutes

Midnight Episode is a 1950 English thriller mystery film directed by Gordon Parry.[2] It is based on the novel Monsieur La Souris written by Georges Simenon in the year 1938,[3] and adapted for screen by Rita Barisse. It featured Stanley Holloway, Leslie Dwyer, Reginald Tate and Meredith Edwards in the lead roles.

The film was released in United States on 19 May 1955.


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The film received positive reviews. As of April 2014 it has been rated 6.6 out of 10 on IMDb.


  1. ^ Wheeler W. Dixon (1994). Re-Viewing British Cinema, 1900-1992: Essays and Interviews. SUNY Press. pp. 162–. ISBN 978-0-7914-1862-8.
  2. ^ Andrew Spicer (2010). Historical Dictionary of Film Noir. Scarecrow Press. pp. 445–. ISBN 978-0-8108-7378-0.
  3. ^ Geoff Mayer (2012). Historical Dictionary of Crime Films. Scarecrow Press. pp. 352–. ISBN 978-0-8108-6769-7.
  4. ^ Terence Pettigrew (1982). British Film Character Actors: Great Names and Memorable Moments. Rowman & Littlefield. pp. 92–. ISBN 978-0-7153-8270-7.
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