Appendix 1

Cast, credits and technical information

Peeping Tom (1960) UK (Eastmancolor)

Timings used are based on the commercial video release

(Warner Home Video), running time 97 minutes

Cinema running time UK: 109 minutes/ USA: 86 minutes (cut)

Sound Mix: Mono

Also Known As: Face of Fear, The Fotographer of Panic, Le Voyeur

Directed by Michael Powell

Written by Leo Marks

Cinematography by Otto Heller

Original music by Brian Easdale and Angela Morley (as Wally Stott)

Costume Design by Polly Peck

Film Editing by Noreen Ackland

Produced by Albert Fennell (associate) and Michael Powell

Cast (in credits order)  
Mark Lewis Carl Boehm (Karl-Heinz Böhm)
Helen Stephens Anna Massey
Mrs Stephens Maxine Audley
Vivian Moira Shearer
Arthur Baden (film director) Esmond Knight
Don Jarvis (film producer) Michael Goodliffe
Diane Ashley (film star) Shirley Ann Field
Mr Peters (newsagent) Bartlett Mullins
Inspector Gregg Jack Watson
Sergeant Miller Nigel Davenport
Milly (photographic model) Pamela Green
Doctor Rosen Martin Miller
Tony (lodger) Brian Wallace
Dora (a Soho prostitute) Brenda Bruce
Elderly Gentleman (newsagent customer) Miles Malleson
Lorraine (disfigured model) Susan Travers
Publicity Chief Maurice Durant
Assistant Director Brian Worth
Miss Simpson (Jarvis's secretary) Veronica Hurst
Store Detective Alan Rolfe
Police Doctor John Dunbar
P Tate (cameraman) Guy Kingsley Poynter
Baxter (police detective) Keith Baxter
Mrs Partridge Peggy Thorpe-Bates
Small Man John Barrard
Young Man Extra Roland Curran
Clapper Boy John Chappell
A N Lewis (Mark's father) Michael Powell
Mark as a Child Columba Powell
Girl Electrician [uncredited] Paddy Edwardes
Mark's Stepmother [uncredited] Margaret Neale
Mark's Mother on deathbed [uncredited] Frankie Reidy
Lover in garden [uncredited] M. Le Compte
Lover in garden [uncredited] Mme. Le Compte

Other crew: Ivor Beddoes, assistant art director; Malcolm Cooke, sound; Arthur Lawson, art director; Al Marcus, production manager; Gordon K. McCallum, sound mixer, sound; C.C. Stevens, sound; Ted Sturgis, assistant director; Gerry Turpin, camera operator


1 The Internet Movie Database (IMDb) at

1.1 Peeping Tom on the IMDb

1.2 Michael Powell on the IMDb

2 POWELL, Michael (1992) Million Dollar Movie,

Heinemann, pp 406-407

Introduction: A puzzle and a half
Looking Voyeurism, scopophilia and other visual pleasures
Photographing me photographing you
What the critics saw
Appendix 2: Filmography and picture sources

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