Too Many Crooks. Image shows from L to R: Snowdrop (Bernard Bresslaw), Sid (Sid James), Fingers (George Cole), Whisper (Joe Melia), Charmaine (Vera Day). Copyright: Rank Organisation / ITV.

Too Many Crooks

1959 British comedy film about a kidnapping. Stars Terry-Thomas, George Cole, Brenda De Banzie, Bernard Bresslaw, Sid James and others.

Cast & Crew

Main cast
Terry-Thomas Billy Gordon
George Cole Fingers
Brenda De Banzie Lucy
Bernard Bresslaw Snowdrop
Sid James (as Sidney James) Sid
Vera Day Charmaine
Delphi Lawrence Beryl, the Secretary
John Le Mesurier Magistrate
Sydney Tafler Solicitor
Rosalie Ashley Angela
Nicholas Parsons Tommy Weston
Terry Scott P.C. James Smith
Vilma Ann Leslie Girl Journalist
Edie Martin Gordon's Mother
Tutte Lemkow Swarthy Man
John Stuart Inspector Jensen
Joe Melia Whisper
Sam Kydd Tramp on Bench
Wally Patch Police Sergeant in Court
Writing team
Michael Pertwee Writer
Christiane Rochefort Story
Jean Nery Story
Production team
Mario Zampi Director
Mario Zampi Producer
Earl St. John Executive Producer
Bill Lewthwaite Editor
Ivan King Production Designer
Stanley Black Composer

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