The 39 steps

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Rupert Penry Jones headlines this tale of intrigue based on the bestselling novel by author John Buchan. London, 1914: Richard Hanney (Jones) has just returned from a stint in Africa, and he's already bored with life back home. That is, until he crosses paths with a man named Scudder (Eddie Marsan). Shortly after revealing himself to be a British spy, Scudder winds up dead in Hanney's flat, and it appears that Hanney is about to take the fall for the murder. If Hanney can just expose the German espionage ring that Scudder spoke about, perhaps he can prove his innocence. The authorities closing in, Hanney heads for Scotland with Scudder's coded notebook in hand, and finds himself at odds with fiery women's lib advocate Victoria Sinclair (Lydia Leonard). Personality clashes take a backseat to cooperation, however, when Hanney and Sinclair discover evidence of treason at the highest levels, and learn of a plot to invade Great Britain. If they can just identify the traitor in time, perhaps these two unlikely allies can prevent a conflict that could destabilize the entire globe. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi
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Grouped Work ID 60374b51-a746-d49f-a175-b3570fa523df
Grouping Title 39 steps
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auth_author2 Haig, David., Hawes, James., Horsford, Lynn., Jennings, Alex., Leonard, Lydia, 1981-, Malahide, Patrick., Marsan, Eddie., Mickery, Lizzie., Penry-Jones, Rupert, 1970-
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display_description Wrongfully accused of murder, Richard Hannay finds himself on a roller coaster action adventure full of excitement, drama, danger, fun, and romance as he attempts to save the nation from invasion. On the run from spies and the police, the last thing he expected was to be stuck with Victoria Sinclair, an opinionated suffragette, but their mutual loathing turns to romance as they find themselves facing death together.
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subject_facet Detective and mystery films, Drama, Feature films, Made-for-TV movies, Malicious accusation -- Drama, Man-woman relationships -- Drama, Police -- Drama, Suffragists -- Drama, Thrillers (Motion pictures), Video recordings for the hearing impaired
title_display The 39 steps
title_full The 39 steps [videorecording] / an ITV production for BBC ; producer, Lynn Horsford ; screenplay by Lizzie Mickery ; directed by James Hawes
title_short The 39 steps
topic_facet Malicious accusation, Man-woman relationships, Police, Suffragists
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