The Girl in the Red Velvet Swing

The Girl in the Red Velvet Swing (1955)

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Broadway showgirl Evelyn Nesbit (Joan Collins) is the object of affection of two men: playboy architect Stanford White (Ray Milland) and wealthy but unstable Harry Thaw (Farley Granger). She marries Thaw, but White’s continued pursuit puts him in the path of Thaw’s volatile temper. Inspired by true events that occurred at the turn of the 20th century.

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  • Ray Milland

    as Stanford White
  • Joan Collins

    as Evelyn Nesbit Thaw
  • Farley Granger

    as Harry Kendall Thaw
  • Luther Adler

    as Delphin Delmas
  • Cornelia Otis Skinner

    as Mrs. Thaw
  • Glenda Farrell

    as Mrs. Nesbit
  • Frances Fuller

    as Mrs. Elizabeth White
  • Phillip Reed

    as Robert Collier
  • Gale Robbins

    as Gwen Arden
  • James Lorimer

    as McCaleb
  • John Hoyt

    as William Travers Jerome
  • Robert F. Simon

    as Stage Manager (as Robert Simon)
  • Harvey Stephens

    as Dr. Hollingshead DDS
  • Emile Meyer

    as Hunchbacher
  • Henry Kulky

    as Prisoner
  • Richard Travis

    as Charles Dana Gibson
  • Edna Holland

    as Sales Clerk at Lord & Taylor
Directing Richard Fleischer Director
Art Lyle R. Wheeler Art Direction
Sound Leigh Harline Original Music Composer
Writing Charles Brackett Screenplay
Production Charles Brackett Producer
Sound Lionel Newman Music Editor
Writing Walter Reisch Screenplay
Editing William Mace Editor
Costume & Make-Up Charles Le Maire Costume Design
Art Maurice Ransford Art Direction
Crew David Robel Choreographer
Sound Edward B. Powell Original Music Composer