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Director  Robert Montgomery
Music director  Malcolm Arnold
Language  English
6.2/10 IMDb

Genre  Comedy, Crime, Drama
Duration  
Country  United Kingdom
Your Witness (film) movie poster
Writer  Hugo Butler, Ian McLellan Hunter
Release date  6 March 1950
Initial release  January 25, 1950 (United Kingdom)
Screenplay  Joan Harrison, William Douglas-Home, Ian McLellan Hunter, Hugo Butler
Cast  Robert Montgomery (Adam Heyward), Leslie Banks (Col. Roger Summerfield), Felix Aylmer (The British Judge), Andrew Cruickshank (Sir Adrian Horth K.C), Patricia Cutts (Alex Summerfield), Harcourt Williams (Richard Beamish)
Similar movies  Robert Montgomery directed Your Witness and Ride the Pink Horse

Your Witness is a 1950 British drama film directed by and starring Robert Montgomery. It also featured Leslie Banks, Felix Aylmer and Andrew Cruickshank. It was released in the U.S. as Eye Witness. A leading American lawyer travels to London to defend an old friend from the Second World War who is facing a charge of murder. It was the last film of Leslie Banks.

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Cast

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  • Robert Montgomery - Adam Heyward
  • Leslie Banks - Colonel Summerfield
  • Felix Aylmer - The Judge
  • Andrew Cruickshank - Sir Adrian Horth KC
  • Patricia Cutts - Alex Summerfield
  • Harcourt Williams - Richard Beamish
  • Jenny Laird - Mary Baxter
  • Michael Ripper - Samuel 'Sam' Baxter
  • Ann Stephens - Catherine Ann 'Sandy' Summerfield
  • Wylie Watson - Mr. Widgery, Red Lion Proprietor
  • Noel Howlett - Martin Foxglove KC, Sam's Barrister
  • James Hayter - Prouty
  • John Sharp - Police Constable Hawkins
  • Shelagh Fraser - Ellen Foster
  • Dandy Nichols - Waitress
  • Stanley Baker - Sergeant Bannoch
  • Erik Chitty - Clerk of the Court
  • Amy Dalby - Mrs. Widgely
  • Wensley Pithey - Alfred
  • Hal Osmond - Taxi Driver
  • Critical reception

    In The New York Times, Bosley Crowther wrote, "Robert Montgomery's "Eye Witness," which came to the Little Carnegie on Saturday, is an amiable combination of British and American cinema crafts, run up for pleasant diversion if not exceptional note"; and more recently TV Guide rated the film two out of five stars, calling it a "Routine crime melodrama with another of the American heroes British audiences seem to like."

    References

    Your Witness (film) Wikipedia
    Your Witness (film) IMDb Your Witness (film) themoviedb.org


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