Golden salamander 1950 cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. Filmed on location in tunisia, this routine action adventure was an unusual choice for trevor howard to make following his critically acclaimed performance in carol reeds the third man but part of the lure may have been the exotic location. Search golden salamander and thousands of other words in english cobuild dictionary from reverso. Golden salamander is a cruising riverboat that roams the river thames in london. It is based on victor cannings 1949 novel the golden salamander. Golden salamander 1950 streaming vostfr hd a 20170729t18. Oclcs webjunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus. The golden salamander is a 1949 thriller novel by the british writer victor canning.
Filmed on location in tunisia, golden salamander seems like an unusual film project for trevor howard following his critically acclaimed performance in carol reeds the third man but part of the lure may have been the exotic location. An archaeologist stumbles into the territory of an evil crime syndicate and struggles to set things right. One of the antiquities redfern howard is meant to transport back to england is a statue of a salamander, and on the statues base is engraved a greek aphorism about the necessity of not turning ones eyes away from evil. The golden salamander 1950 the golden salamander is the sort of movie the british film industry used to do supremely well a solid unpretentious but wellcrafted and highly entertaining thriller benefitting from a superb cast. Golden salamander 1950 rotten tomatoes movie trailers. Join sign up keep track of your favorite shows and movies, across all your devices. Golden salamander 1950 streaming vostfr hd film complet.
Golden salamander movie trailer and videos tv guide. Golden salamander 1950 stream and watch online moviefone. Howard was an actor with wanderlust and loved visiting other countries, especially when he was being paid for it. Introducing the compelling new star discovery of the yearexotic anouk a man is torn between tackling a sinister crime syndicate or turning a blind eye to the suffering it creates. I wanted to watch the movie based upon this book, but wanted to read the book first. Anouk aimee and trevor howard in golden salamander 1950 anouk aimee in golden salamander. This is an early 50s noir film that centers on an illegal gunrunning operation in a coastal mediterranean town. Anouk aimee is the pretty 17yearold exiled french woman owner of the place where david resides. A complete list of the films in john grants a comprehensive encyclopedia of film. Golden salamander 1950 david redfern trevor howard is a british archaeologist sent to tunis to recover artifacts. Peter copley, marcel poncin, ronald neame, golden salamander. In the tradition of the maltese falcon, golden salamander names itself after a curious artifact of ambiguous history, but the story itself actually has very little to do with the mysterious antique.
An archaeologist stumbles into the territory of an evil crime syndicate and struggles to set things right in the golden salamander 1950. The atmospheric film, with well photographed location shots, ends with a wild boar hunt. In 1949 the novel was adapted into a film golden salamander directed by ronald neame and starring trevor howard, anouk aimee, and herbert lom. Reliable information about the coronavirus covid19 is available from the world health organization current situation, international travel. Besides its golden color, the salamandra aurea also posses a tail in the shape of a head, complete with two dark spots for eyes, to confuse predators. Though relatively unknown today, golden salamander 1950, ronald neames second directorial effort, is one of those unexpected but welcome cinema excursions that actually delivers on its exotic title. The britishers taste for the exotic in their romantic adventure yarns is quite evident in golden salamander, which came to the little carnegie yesterday. The films title is more red herring than golden salamander, though, as the. Watch golden salamander movie trailers, exclusive videos, interviews from the cast, movie clips and more at. Miles mallison, familiar as a befuddled and amusing clergyman in many comedies, is supposed to be a chief of police. Coming attractions for you 2020s most anticipated movies.
Neames film was a mundane actioner, the golden salamander 1949, but it had a good cast and credits and led to morris working on a moving love story, so. I enjoyed it from the first page, and the last 50 pages or so i couldnt put it down. Miles mallison, familiar as a befuddled and amusing clergyman in many comedies. The golden salamander 1951howard shines in otherwise lackluster adventure about archaeologist searching for ancient ruins in tunisia who must deal with gun runners and their evil leader, while torridly romancing a beautiful tunisian girl. You can complete the definition of golden salamander given by the english cobuild dictionary with other english dictionaries. Archaeologist david redfern trevor howard visits the home of serafis walter rilla in tunisia to collect etruscan artifacts saved from a shipwreck in director ronald neames the golden salamander, 1949. Cast in credits order complete, awaiting verification. The golden salamander an archaeologist stumbles into the territory of an evil crime syndicate and struggles to set things right in the golden salamander 1950. Wikipedia, lexilogos, oxford, cambridge, chambers harrap, wordreference, collins lexibase dictionaries, merriam webster. Herbert lom is the violent gunman for the smugglers, jacques sernas is also a smuggler, and the oily walter rilla is the village head who is the boss of the mob. Indeed, the titular golden salamander, albeit not a live one, has a prominent role in the movie.1402 600 1343 63 482 717 311 483 1227 121 829 87 982 202 850 556 1343 295 709 1686 1542 953 909 23 148 1440 735 433 329 1429 1478 428