Jungle Street A Matter Of Choice

  |  Buy to Own: 29/09/2008
  |  168 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC


Double bill of British crime dramas from the early 1960s. 'Jungle Street' (1961) stars Jill Ireland alongside her real-life husband of the time, David McCallum. McCallum plays Terry Collins, a low-life hoodlum whose partner-in-crime Johnny (Kenneth Cope) is currently in prison for a robbery they both committed. While Johnny serves his time, Terry is putting the moves on Johnny's stripper girlfriend Sue (Ireland). When Johnny is released from prison, he immediately comes looking for his share of the loot and isn't best pleased at what he finds. In 'A Matter of Choice' (1963), two young men (Malcolm Gerard and Michael Davis) are out looking for girls when they end up in a fight with a copper. The policeman falls into the road and is struck by a vehicle driven by Lisa (Jeanne Moody) and her illicit lover John (Anthony Steel). When Lisa's husband Charles (Ballard Berkeley) finds the cops waiting to interview his wife, the tangled web of deceit begins to unravel...