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The 39 Steps (1959)

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93 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

In London, a diplomat accidentally becomes involved in the death of a British agent who's after a spy ring that covets British military secrets.
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Writers
Frank Harvey (screenplay) | John Buchan (based upon the novel by)
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Updated Mar 13, 1959

Release date
Oct 10, 1960 (United States)

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Richard Hannay Richard Hannay   See fewer
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Taina Elg
Fisher Fisher   See fewer
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Brenda de Banzie
Nellie Lumsden (as Brenda De Banzie) Nellie Lumsden (as Brenda De Banzie)   See fewer
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Barry Jones
Professor Logan Professor Logan   See fewer
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Faith Brook
Nannie Nannie   See fewer
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James Hayter
Mr. Memory Mr. Memory   See fewer
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Duncan Lamont
Kennedy Kennedy   See fewer
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Jameson Clark
McDougal McDougal   See fewer
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Andrew Cruickshank
Sheriff (as Andrew Cruikshank) Sheriff (as Andrew Cruikshank)   See fewer
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Leslie Dwyer
Milkman Milkman   See fewer
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Betty Henderson
Mrs. McDougal Mrs. McDougal   See fewer
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Joan Hickson
Miss Dobson Miss Dobson   See fewer
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Brian Oulton
Mr. Pringle Mr. Pringle   See fewer
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Michael Brennan
Detective on Train (uncredited) Detective on Train (uncredited)   See fewer
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Victor Brooks
Policeman at Accident (uncredited) Policeman at Accident (uncredited)   See fewer
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Pamela Chamberlain
Young Lady in Park (uncredited) Young Lady in Park (uncredited)   See fewer
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James Copeland
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David Davies
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John Grieve
Lowrie - Sheep Herder (uncredited) Lowrie - Sheep Herder (uncredited)   See fewer
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Aidan Harrington
Cyclist (uncredited) Cyclist (uncredited)   See fewer
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Victor Harrington
Questioner at Mr Memory Show (uncredited) Questioner at Mr Memory Show (uncredited)   See fewer
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Victoria Harrington
Child (uncredited) Child (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Harvey
Detective at Theatre (uncredited) Detective at Theatre (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jeremy Hawk
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Jill Haworth
Schoolgirl on Train (uncredited) Schoolgirl on Train (uncredited)   See fewer
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Robert S. Holman
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George Howell
Boy in audience (uncredited) Boy in audience (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sam Kydd
Train Steward (uncredited) Train Steward (uncredited)   See fewer
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Avice Landone
Louisa (uncredited) Louisa (uncredited)   See fewer
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William Mervyn
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Hal Osmond
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John Richardson
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Anthony Sagar
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Bruce Seton
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Barbara Shotter
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Bill Simpson
Groom (uncredited) Groom (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Snagge
BBC Newsreader (uncredited) BBC Newsreader (uncredited)   See fewer
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George Spence
Man in Audience (uncredited) Man in Audience (uncredited)   See fewer
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Barbara Steele
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Marianne Stone
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Susan Stranks
Schoolgirl on Train (uncredited) Schoolgirl on Train (uncredited)   See fewer
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Reg Thomason
Man in Audience (uncredited) Man in Audience (uncredited)   See fewer
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Harry Towb
Harold (uncredited) Harold (uncredited)   See fewer
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Peter Vaughan
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Robert Vossler
Constable (uncredited) Constable (uncredited)   See fewer
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Carol White
Schoolgirl in Assembly Hall (uncredited) Schoolgirl in Assembly Hall (uncredited)   See fewer
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Vic Wise
Man In Theatre Who Wants An Interval Drink (uncredited) Man In Theatre Who Wants An Interval Drink (uncredited)   See fewer
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Margaret Withers
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6.6 / 10 | 1,774 votes