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Dr Syn, Alias the Scarecrow (1963)  link to Dr  Syn, Alias the Scarecrow on IMDb  

Number: 2179

poster Dr  Syn, Alias the Scarecrow

IMDb Rating:
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7.5/10 (285 votes)

Country: UK, 98 minutes

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Adventure

Director(s): James Neilson

Video Codec: Unknown

Storyline:
A poor 18th century English coastal farming community survives the King's ruinous taxes thanks to a smuggling ring created by its masked leader called the Scarecrow. The ring's success leads King George to order the Royal Army's General Pugh to capture and execute the ringleaders. It is a battle both of wits and action that the Scarecrow must win to save not only his own life but those of the men he leads while keeping the vital smuggling operation running.

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Cast:

photo Patrick McGoohan Patrick McGoohan Dr. Christopher Syn / the Scarecrow
photo George Cole George Cole Mr. Sexton Mipps / Hellspite
photo Michael Hordern Michael Hordern Squire Thomas Banks
photo Geoffrey Keen Geoffrey Keen General Pugh
photo Kay Walsh Kay Walsh Mrs. Waggett

Medium: Media file,

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 1.85:1