The Return of the Rat
The Return of the Rat – 1929 | 84 mins | Crime | B&W
The final instalment of Ivor Novello’s three films as The Rat. In this story he has deserted the underworld to marry the woman he loves, Zelie (Isabel Jeans), a lady of fashion. It does not work out and he returns to his old haunts, falling in love with a young barmaid (Mabel Poulton), but his failed marriage comes back to haunt him when he is challenged to a duel by his former wife’s lover.