Would You Believe It! (1929)

UK,
58m, 5051 feet
35mm film, black and white
silent

A British science fiction film directed by Walter Forde.

Plot Summary

A spy ring targets the inventor of a radio-controlled tank.

Credits

Crew
Directed by: Walter Forde
Nettlefold Productions
Producer: Archibald Nettlefold
Script: Walter Forde, H. Fowler Mear
Photography: Geoffrey Faithfull
Editor: Adeline Culley
Music and Score: Paul Mulder
Art Director: W.G. Saunders

Cast
Walter Forde (Walter)
Arthur Stratton (Cuthbert)
Pauline Johnson (Pauline)
Albert Brouett (the spy)
Anita O'Day (farmer's wife)
Anita Sharp-Bolster (presbyterian)
Sidney Gilliat (restaurant customer)
Ian Wilson (bandsman)
Leslie Gilliat (schoolboy in toyshop buying soldiers)

Alternative Titles

Achtung – Tank! – German title
Ça gaze – French title
O Ilustre Inventor – Portuguese title
Opfindernes Konge – Danish title

Extracts included in
Helter Skelter (1949)

References

Periodicals
Amateur Cine World vol.1 no.6 (March/May 1942) pp.188-192
The Bioscope vol.79 no.1182 29 May 1929) p.42

Books
Reference Guide to Fantastic Films by Walt Lee p.551