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Green Dolphin Street (5-Nov-1947)

Director: Victor Saville

Writer: Samson Raphaelson

From novel: Green Dolphin Country by Elizabeth Goudge

Musical Score: Bronislau Kaper

Producer: Carey Wilson

Keywords: Romantic Drama

Two sisters Marianne and Marguerite love the same man, William; he and a friend Timothy independently have legal trouble and flee to New Zealand. A drunken William writes a letter professing love for Marianne, when he meant Marguerite. Delighted, she makes way to New Zealand to marry him. Won an Oscar for Best Special Effects; three other nominations including Best Cinematography.

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NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Linda Christian
Actor
13-Nov-1923 22-Jul-2011 Ex-Wife of Tyrone Power
Gladys Cooper
Actor
18-Dec-1888 17-Nov-1971 My Fair Lady
Edmund Gwenn
Actor
26-Sep-1875 6-Sep-1959 Miracle on 34th Street
Van Heflin
Actor
13-Dec-1910 23-Jul-1971 Till the Clouds Roll By
Frank Morgan
Actor
1-Jun-1890 18-Sep-1949 The Wizard of Oz
Reginald Owen
Actor
5-Aug-1887 5-Nov-1972 Prolific character actor
Gigi Perreau
Actor
6-Feb-1941   Has Anybody Seen My Gal
Donna Reed
Actor
27-Jan-1921 14-Jan-1986 The Donna Reed Show
Lana Turner
Actor
8-Feb-1920 29-Jun-1995 The Postman Always Rings Twice
May Whitty
Actor
19-Jun-1865 29-May-1948 Night Must Fall

CAST

starring
Lana Turner   ...   Marianne Patourel
Van Heflin   ...   Timothy Haslam
Donna Reed   ...   Marguerite Patourel
Richard Hart   ...   William Ozanne
with
Frank Morgan   ...   Dr. Edmund Ozanne
Edmund Gwenn   ...   Octavius Patourel
May Whitty   ...   Mother Superior
Reginald Owen   ...   Captain O'Hara
Gladys Cooper   ...   Sophie Patourel
Moyna MacGill   ...   Mrs. Metivier
Linda Christian   ...   Hine-Moa
Bernie Gozier   ...   Jacky-Poto
Pat Aherne   ...   Kapua-Manga
Al Kikume   ...   A Maori
Edith Leslie   ...   Sister Angelique
Gigi Perreau   ...   Veronica

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