Tiger Bay (1959)

Director
J. Lee Thompson

Main cast
John Mills; Horst Buchholz; Hayley Mills; Yvonne Mitchell; Megs Jenkins

Genres
Drama, Thriller

Description
A Polish sailor and a young British tomboy become unlikely allies after she witnesses him commit a crime of passion. With its location shooting and scenes of port city street culture, Tiger Bay presaged the cinema of the British New Wave, while Hayley Mills’ starring performance won the 12 year-old a special prize at the Berlin Film Festival and launched her career.


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