The Jack of Diamonds

The Jack of Diamonds
Directed by Vernon Sewell
Produced by Vernon Sewell
Written by Cyril Raymond
Nigel Patrick
Starring Nigel Patrick
Cyril Raymond
Joan Carroll
Darcy Conyers
Music by Frank Spencer
Cinematography Moray Grant
Vernon Sewell Productions
Distributed by Exclusive Films
Release dates
7 February 1949
Running time
73 minutes
Country United Kingdom
Language English

The Jack of Diamonds is a 1949 British adventure film directed by Vernon Sewell and starring Nigel Patrick, Cyril Raymond and Joan Carroll.[1] Its plot follows an ex-soldier who persuades some yacht owners to help recover a treasure chest of jewels he hid off the Belgian coast in 1940 during the Second World War.


Critical reception

TV Guide gave the film two out of four stars, and wrote, "this well-paced effort takes full advantage of its characterizations and the high seas background."[2]


  1. "BFI | Film & TV Database | JACK OF DIAMONDS (1949)". 2009-04-16. Retrieved 2014-05-28.
  2. "The Jack Of Diamonds Review". Retrieved 2014-05-28.
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