Madeleine (1950)

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  • Genre: Crime, Drama
  • Release Date: 1950-02-14
  • User Rating: 6.9/10 from 9 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 54min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Cineguild
  • Production Country: United Kingdom
  • Director:
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The middle-class family of a young woman cannot understand why she delays in marrying a respectable young man. They know nothing about her long-standing affair with a Frenchman.

Madeleine Trailer

  • Ann Todd

    as Madeleine Hamilton Smith
  • Norman Wooland

    as William Minnoch
  • Ivan Desny

    as Emile L'Angelier
  • Leslie Banks

    as James Smith
  • Elizabeth Sellars

    as Christina Haggott
  • André Morell

    as Defense Attorney
  • Barbara Everest

    as Mrs. Smith
  • Susan Stranks

    as Janet Smith
  • Douglas Barr

    as William Murray, the Boot Boy
  • Patricia Raine

    as Bessie Smith
  • Eugene Deckers

    as Thuau
  • Barry Jones

    as Prosecuting Attorney
  • Jean Cadell

    as Mrs. Jenkins
  • Irene Browne

    as Mrs. Grant
  • Kynaston Reeves

    as Dr. Penny
  • John Laurie

    as Scots Divine
Directing George Pollock Assistant Director
Costume & Make-Up Stuart Freeborn Makeup Artist
Directing David Lean Director
Costume & Make-Up Paul Rabiger Makeup Artist
Editing Geoffrey Foot Editor
Editing Clive Donner Editor
Sound William Alwyn Original Music Composer
Production Stanley Haynes Producer
Writing Stanley Haynes Writer
Camera Guy Green Director of Photography
Writing Nicholas Phipps Writer
Costume & Make-Up Margaret Furse Costume Design
Costume & Make-Up Biddy Chrystal Hairstylist
Art John Bryan Set Decoration
Costume & Make-Up John Wilcox Makeup Artist
Production Norman Spencer Production Manager
Sound George Paternoster Boom Operator