Robert Tronson’s crime drama in which an insurance investigator makes inquiries into the apparent accidental death of a jockey. Starring Patrick Magee, Kiri Le Clown, Jack Hedley and Jacqueline Ellis.
Adapted from the novel The Green Gibbon by Edgar Wallace, which was published in 1929, the story concerns a jockey who takes out a huge insurance policy after not winning a horse race and is embroiled in a car accident.
Jack Hedley gives an okay performance in his role as Jim Matthews, the insurance investigator who doesn’t show a great deal of determination in attempting to find out what has happened to the jockey, while George Tovey is the jockey Wally Sanders.
Elsewhere, Patrick Magee and Jacqueline Ellis don’t offer…