WriterWalter Reisch, Charles Brackett Release dateOctober 1, 1955 Music directorLeigh Harline, Hugo Friedhofer ScreenplayCharles Brackett, Walter Reisch CastRay Milland (Stanford White), Joan Collins (Evelyn Nesbit Thaw), Farley Granger (Harry K. Thaw), Luther Adler (Delphin Delmas), Cornelia Otis Skinner (Mrs. Thaw), Glenda Farrell (Mrs. Nesbit) Similar moviesBirdman, Liza in London, Wonderful Town, Company, Nunsense 3: The Jamboree, Is My Face Red?
The Girl in the Red Velvet Swing is a 1955 DeLuxe Color film directed by Richard Fleischer from a screenplay by Walter Reisch and Charles Brackett, and starring Joan Collins, Ray Milland, and Farley Granger. The CinemaScope film was released by Twentieth Century-Fox, which had originally planned to put Marilyn Monroe in the title role, and then suspended her when she refused to do the film.
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The film relates the fictionalized story of Evelyn Nesbit (Joan Collins). Nesbit was a model and actress who became embroiled in the scandal surrounding the June 1906 murder of her sexual assaulter, architect Stanford White (Ray Milland), by her husband, rail and coal tycoon Harry Kendall Thaw (Farley Granger). Nesbit served as a technical adviser on the film. She appeared in about a dozen silent films for Fox Film from 1914-1919.