The Crooked Billet

The Crooked Billet
Directed by Adrian Brunel
Produced by Michael Balcon
Written by Angus MacPhail
Starring Madeleine Carroll
Carlyle Blackwell
Miles Mander
Gordon Harker
Music by Louis Levy
Cinematography Claude L. McDonnell
Distributed by Woolf & Freedman Film Service
Release dates
Running time
82 minutes
Country United Kingdom
Language English

The Crooked Billet is a 1929 British drama film directed by Adrian Brunel and starring Madeleine Carroll, Carlyle Blackwell and Miles Mander.[1] It was released in both silent and sound versions, as its production came as the industry was shifting over. It was made by Gainsborough Pictures at their Islington Studios.

It is listed on the British Film Institute's 75 Most Wanted list of lost films.[2]



  1. "The Crooked Billet". British Film Institute. Retrieved 3 January 2013.
  2. "The Crooked Billet / BFI Most Wanted". British Film Institute. Retrieved 25 May 2014.
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