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Escape Me Never (1935 film)

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Director  Paul Czinner
Music director  William Walton
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Language  English
6/10 IMDb

Genre  Drama
Producer  Herbert Wilcox
Country  United Kingdom
Escape Me Never (1935 film) movie poster
Release date  1935
Writer  Margaret Kennedy (play), Robert Cullen, Carl Zuckermann
Cast  Elisabeth Bergner (Gemma Jones), Hugh Sinclair (Sebastian Sanger), Griffith Jones (Caryl Sanger), Penelope Dudley-Ward (Fenella McClean), Irene Vanbrugh (Lady Helen McClean)
Similar movies  Related Paul Czinner movies

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Escape Me Never is a 1935 British drama film directed by Paul Czinner, produced by Herbert Wilcox, and starring Elisabeth Bergner, Hugh Sinclair and Griffith Jones. The film is an adaptation of the play Escape Me Never by Margaret Kennedy; a later adaptation was the 1947 Warner Bros. version. The score is by William Walton. Bergner was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actress for her performance, but lost out to Bette Davis. British readers of Film Weekly magazine voted the 1935 Best Performance category in a British movie to her.

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Cast

  • Elisabeth Bergner as Gemma Jones
  • Hugh Sinclair as Sebastian Sanger
  • Griffith Jones as Caryl Sanger
  • Penelope Dudley-Ward as Fenella McClean
  • Irene Vanbrugh as Lady Helen McClean
  • Leon Quartermaine as Sir Ivor McClean
  • Lyn Harding as Herr Heinrich
  • Rosalinde Fuller as Teremtcherva
  • Victor Rietti as Shopkeeper
  • Reception

    It was the 19th most popular film at the British box office in 1935-36. Wilcox was surprised by its success - it outgrossed his more "commercial" films.

    References

    Escape Me Never (1935 film) Wikipedia
    Escape Me Never (1935 film) IMDbEscape Me Never (1935 film) themoviedb.org


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