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The Ringer
Directed byArthur Maude
Written byEdgar Wallace (novel)
StarringLeslie Faber
Annette Benson
Lawson Butt
Nigel Barrie
Distributed byIdeal (UK)
Release date
28 August 1928
Running time
86 minutes
CountryUnited Kingdom
English intertitles

The Ringer is a 1928 British silent crime film directed by Arthur Maude and starring Leslie Faber, Annette Benson and Hayford Hobbs.[1] It was based on the 1925 Edgar Wallace novel The Gaunt Stranger. Scotland Yard hunt for a dangerous criminal who has returned to Britain after many years away. A talkie version of The Ringer followed in 1931. [2]


See also


  1. ^ "The Ringer". BFI. Archived from the original on 13 January 2009.
  2. ^ "The Ringer". BFI. Archived from the original on 12 July 2012.