Pickup Alley Blu-RayReleased In : United Kingdom
Spurred on by the murder of his drug-addicted sister by ruthless crime boss Frank McNally (Trevor Howard, Brief Encounter), US agent Charles Sturgis (Victor Mature, Cry of the City) launches a transnational woman-hunt for McNally’s shapely associate, Gina Broger (Anita Ekberg, Killer Nun, La dolce vita). His investigation takes him on a thrill-ride from New York to London, Lisbon, Rome, Naples and finally Athens...
A globe-trotting adventure boasting a top-tier international cast, Pickup Alley affords the viewer shockingly frank portrayals of drug addiction; a glamourous travelogue of exotic locations, and intriguing depictions of sleazy villains. Produced by Irving Allen and Cubby Broccoli’s Warwick Films, this British cult classic now makes a welcome return in High Definition with a heavy dose of new extras.
Actors: Victor Mature, Anita Ekberg, Trevor Howard
Director: John Gilling
Special Features: John Gilling: Journeyman of Genre, The Warwick Way, Original 1957 US theatrical release prologue by Congressman Hale Boggs, Original theatrical trailer and TV spot, Image gallery
Release Year: 1957
Label: Arrow Video
Region Coding: Region B
Subtitles: English SDH
Case Type: Blu-Ray Case
Run Time: 92 mins
Aspect Ratio: 2.35:1
Video Format: PAL