“Bulldog Drummond’s Peril” is a 1938 adventure film directed by James P. Hogan and starring John Barrymore, John Howard, and Louise Campbell. The film is part of a series of movies based on the popular British detective character Bulldog Drummond, created by H.C. McNeile.
The plot of the film revolves around Drummond (Howard) and his friend Algy (Reginald Denny) who travel to Morocco to rescue a kidnapped millionaire, who has been taken by a gang of ruthless criminals led by the evil Mikhail Valdin (Barrymore). Along the way, they encounter various dangers and obstacles, including treacherous terrain and hostile locals.
As they pursue the kidnappers, Drummond and his companions must use all their wits and skills to outsmart the criminals and save the millionaire. The film features several action-packed set pieces, including a thrilling car chase and a dramatic showdown in a desert fortress.
“Bulldog Drummond’s Peril” was one of several films in the Bulldog Drummond series, which was popular during the 1930s and 1940s. The films were known for their fast-paced action and suspense, as well as their charismatic leading man.
James P. Hogan
Stuart Palmer, Herman C. McNeile
John Barrymore, John Howard, Louise Campbell