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Hobson's Choice (19-Apr-1954)

Director: David Lean

Writers: David Lean; Norman Spencer; Wynyard Browne

From a play by: Harold Brighouse

Music Composed by: Malcolm Arnold

Producer: David Lean

Keywords: Comedy, Drama

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Raymond Huntley
23-Apr-1904 19-Oct-1990 Passport to Pimlico
Charles Laughton
1-Jul-1899 15-Dec-1962 Island of Lost Souls
John Laurie
25-Mar-1897 23-Jun-1980 Pvt. James Frazer on Dad's Army
John Mills
22-Feb-1908 23-Apr-2005 Ryan's Daughter
Prunella Scales
22-Jun-1932   Fawlty Towers
Richard Wattis
25-Feb-1912 1-Feb-1975 English comic actor


Charles Laughton   ...   Henry Hobson
John Mills   ...   William Mossop
Brenda de Banzie   ...   Maggie Hobson
Daphne Anderson   ...   Alice Hobson
Joseph Tomelty   ...   Jim Heeler
Richard Wattis   ...   Albert Prosser
Prunella Scales   ...   Vicky Hobson
Derek Blomfield   ...   Freddy Beenstock
Helen Haye   ...   Mrs. Hepworth
Julien Mitchell   ...   Sam Minns
Gibb McLaughlin   ...   Tudsbury
Philip Stainton   ...   Denton
Dorothy Gordon   ...   Ada Figgins
Madge Brindley   ...   Mrs. Figgins
John Laurie   ...   Dr. MacFarlane
Raymond Huntley   ...   Nathaniel Beenstock
Jack Howarth   ...   Tubby Wadlow
Herbert C. Walton   ...   Printer


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