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Genre  Drama, Comedy, Romance
Country  United Kingdom
8/10 IMDb

Director  George Cukor
First episode date  March 6, 1975
Writer  James Costigan
Language  English
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Release date  6 March 1975
Cast  Katharine Hepburn (Jessica Medlicott), Laurence Olivier (Sir Arthur Glanville-Jones), Richard Pearson (Druce), Colin Blakely (J.F. Devine), Joan Sims (Fanny Pratt), Leigh Lawson (Alfred Pratt)
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Love Among the Ruins is a 1975 American made-for-television romantic comedy-drama film directed by George Cukor and starring Katharine Hepburn and Laurence Olivier which premiered on ABC on March 6, 1975.


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The story is set in 1911, at the end of the Edwardian period. Jessica Medlicott (Hepburn) is an aging grande dame, formerly an actress of the London theatre, accused of having met, courted, promised marriage; and then jilted and abandoned, her suitor. The much-younger ex-fiancé then files suit, seeking £50,000 in damages for the breach of promise by her. She retains the services of the greatest barrister in the Empire (Olivier) to defend her. He is incidentally, also a man she seduced and abandoned (40 years earlier); but who has remained hopelessly in love with her ever since.


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  • Katharine Hepburn as Jessica Medlicott
  • Laurence Olivier as Sir Arthur Granville-Jones
  • Colin Blakely as J. F. Devine
  • Richard Pearson as Druce
  • Joan Sims as Fanny Pratt
  • Leigh Lawson as Alfred Pratt
  • Gwen Nelson as Hermione Davis
  • Robert Harris as The Judge
  • Peter Reeves as Maiden
  • John Blythe as Tipstaff
  • Arthur Hewlett as The Usher
  • John Dunbar as Clerk of the Court
  • Iain Sinclair as Pratt's Solicitor
  • Mervyn Pascoe as Barrister
  • Colin Thomas as Barrister
  • Lincoln Wright as Barrister
  • Edward Arthur as Barrister
  • John Bromley as Barrister
  • Leslie Southwick as Barrister
  • Stanley Platts as Foreman of the Jury
  • Philip Lennard as Reporter
  • Peter Lund as Reporter
  • Frank Forsyth as Jessop
  • John G. Heller as Head Waiter
  • Rosamond Burne as Woman Spectator
  • Coral Fairweather as Woman Spectator
  • Jacqueline Clarke as Miss Pratt
  • T. C. Hogan as Teplow

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