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The Salvage Gang
The Salvage Gang

The Salvage Gang 1958

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The Salvage Gang 1958 U

50 mins United Kingdom Director. John Krish

When four children try to raise money to replace a broken saw, their schemes take them on an unexpected journey through the capital. Beautifully photographed, The Salvage Gang by acclaimed director John Krish (I Think They Call Him John) is an affectionate tour of bomb-damaged London, featuring a young Frazer Hines and a cameo by Wilfred Brambell.

Directed by

John Krish

Featuring

Wilfrid Brambell

Christopher Warbey

Frazer Hines

Amanda Coxell

Alimami Allen

Genres

Comedy Children's

Collection

John Krish Family

Certificate

U Contains no material likely to offend or harm

Released

1958

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

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