Category Archives: Liverpool

Violent Playground (1958) – Tuesday’s Forgotten Film

This story of juvenile delinquency in 1950s Liverpool was one of a series of topical dramas made by director Basil Dearden and producer Michael Relph from subjects ripped from the headlines. Since the 1940s they had alternated more commercial fare … Continue reading

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