Green for Danger – 1946 – English
Film directed in 1946 by Sidney Gilliat, and starring Sally Gray, Trevor Howard, Alastair Sim, Rosamund John, Leo Genn, Judy Campbell, Megs Jenkins, Moore Marriott…
Synopsis: In a rural English hospital during WWII, a postman dies on the operating table. One of the nurses states that she has proof of who the murderer is. The facetious Inspector Cockrill suspects one of the five doctors and nurses who were in the operating theater to be the assassin. But four poisonous pills have disappeared….
Review: Inspector Cockrill tells us this story: while London is on high alert for the fall of German flying bombs, he must solve the case of the deaths in a rural emergency hospital. Based on “Green for Danger” by Christianna Brand.