Bulldog Drummond's Bride

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  • Approved
  • 1939
  • 56 min
  • 5.9  (497)

In the 1939 film Bulldog Drummond's Bride, John Howard returns as the titular character, a suave and somewhat reckless adventurer who always seems to find himself in the middle of perilous situations. In this installment of the series, Drummond has finally decided to settle down and get married to Phyllis Clavering (Heather Angel), the daughter of an old family friend.

However, their wedding plans are interrupted when Phyllis receives a mysterious package containing a deadly explosive device. It soon becomes clear that someone is targeting the Clavering family, and Drummond sets out to uncover the identity of the perpetrator before it's too late.

Along with his faithful sidekick Algy Longworth (Reginald Denny), Drummond follows a trail of clues that leads him to a wealthy and eccentric art collector, Sir Raymond Blantyre (H.B. Warner). Blantyre seems to have some connection to the Clavering's past, and as Drummond delves deeper into the investigation, he uncovers a web of deceit and betrayal that threatens to destroy everything he holds dear.

As with most Bulldog Drummond films, there is plenty of action and intrigue to keep audiences engaged. Howard is charming and charismatic as Drummond, a man who is always one step ahead of his enemies even when the odds seem stacked against him. Angel is also likable as Phyllis, who is no damsel in distress but instead plays an active role in helping Drummond solve the mystery.

One of the highlights of the film is Warner's portrayal of Blantyre, a villain who is both menacing and strangely sympathetic. Blantyre is a complex character, and Warner brings a depth and nuance to the performance that elevates the film beyond a simple action-adventure.

The movie also features some impressive set pieces, including a thrilling car chase and a tense standoff on a rooftop. The action is well-staged and exciting, with the cinematography expertly capturing the fast-paced action.

Despite its age, Bulldog Drummond's Bride holds up remarkably well as a piece of classic cinema. The film is a testament to the enduring popularity of Drummond as a character, and Howard's performance is a reminder of why he was such a beloved leading man of the era.

Overall, Bulldog Drummond's Bride is a fun and engaging adventure that will appeal to fans of classic action films. The combination of sharp dialogue, thrilling action, and charismatic performances make it a must-see for anyone who enjoys a good mystery.

Bulldog Drummond's Bride is a 1939 action movie with a runtime of 56 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 5.9.

Bulldog Drummond's Bride
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    5.9  (497)