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The Fire Raisers (film)

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The Fire Raisers (film)

The Fire Raisers
Directed by Michael Powell
Produced by Jerome Jackson
Written by Jerome Jackson
Michael Powell
Starring Leslie Banks
Anne Grey
Carol Goodner
Frank Cellier
Cinematography Leslie Rowson
Editing by Derek Twist
Distributed by United Artists
Release date(s) 22 January 1934
Running time 77 minutes
Country United Kingdom
Language English

The Fire Raisers is a 1934 British drama film directed by Michael Powell. It was made as a Quota quickie.


Jim Bronson is an insurance investigator, but he's unhappy with his work and gets involved with a gang of arsonists. His conscience is troubling him ...



The film has been released on Region 2 DVD by Opening in the "Les films de ma vie" series. The DVD has fixed French subtitles for the original English soundtrack.




  • Chibnal, Steve. Quota Quickies : The Birth of the British 'B' Film. London: BFI, 2007. ISBN 1-84457-155-6
  • Powell, Michael. A Life in Movies: An Autobiography. London: Heinemann, 1986. ISBN 0-434-59945-X.

External links

  • Internet Movie Database
  • AllRovi
  • Powell & Pressburger Pages
  • Screenonline
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