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  • Grigor, Murray
  • McConnell, Edward ‘Eddie’


  • 1970s

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Reference number: 4294

Date: 1977

Director: d. Murray Grigor

Sponsor: Cumbernauld Development Corporation

Production company: Viz Ltd.

Sound: sound

Original format: 16mm

Colour: col

Fiction: fiction

Running time: [45.30 mins]

Description: A James-Bond type fiction film about an evil woman's plans to 'hi-jack' the New Town of Cumbernauld.

Sponsored by Cumbernauld Development Corporation, this film is an original take on the 'promotional' films produced for Scotland's New Towns during the 1970s.

Credits: screenplay by Edward Boyd
Liana Fenella Fielding
Wutz John Rapley
Chack Mel Taylor
Sal Michael Crane
Peters Valerie Fyfer
Gordon Michael Elder
Harry Campbell Godley
Swish Mark Lewis
Cruickshank Ian Haliburton
police sergeant Patrick Lewsley
police constab

Shotlist: A James-Bond type fiction film about an evil woman's plans to 'hi-jack' the New Town of Cumbernauld (43.30 minsc)