The Killing of Angel Street

From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

The Killing of Angel Street (1981, Australia) is a conspiracy thriller film directed by Donald Crombie.


Main Details

  • Released on October 1, 1981
  • Color
  • Running time: 96 minutes
  • Production Co.: Forest Home Films
  • Distribution Co.: Greater Union Organization (GUO) | Satori
  • Directed by Donald Crombie
  • Written by Michael Craig, Cecil Holmes and Evan Jones
  • Starring: Liz Alexander, John Hargreaves, Reg Lye

Plot Summary

  • Jessica Simmonds returns from overseas to find her retired professor father in a bitter public fight to save the historic Sydney waterfront houses on Angel Street. After her father's mysterious death, she joins forces with local residents and a union leader against corrupt forces. Based on the real life mysterious disappearance of Juanita Nielsen.


  • Jessica started out fighting for the street. She ended up fighting for her life. [Australia Theatrical]
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