The Iron Maiden (1963)

Film details

Alternative titles

  • The Swingin' Maiden Alternative
  • The Swinging Maiden Alternative


Though professionally an aircraft designer, Jack Hopkins' real interest is traction engines. An American arrives to place orders for aircraft but he too becomes interested in traction engines. Before long Jack becomes involved with his daughter.

Cast & Credits

Latest from the BFI

  • Latest from the BFI

    Latest news, features and opinion.

More information

Films, TV and people

  • Films, TV and people

    Film lists and highlights from BFI Player.

More information

Sight & Sound magazine

  • Sight & Sound magazine

    Reviews, interviews and features from the international film magazine.

More information

Back to the top