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The Love Test (1935)

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Mary Lee is the new head of a Chemistry Laboratory. Thompson and his work-mates are resentful of her appointment and try to make her fall in love with John in the hope that this will make ... See full summary »

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Judy Gunn ...
Mary Lee
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David Hutcheson ...
Thompson (as Dave Hutcheson)
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Minnie
Morris Harvey ...
Company President
Aubrey Dexter ...
Vice-President
Eve Turner ...
Kathleen
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Allan
Jack Knight ...
Managing Director
Gilbert Davis ...
Hosiah Smith, Chief Chemist
Shayle Gardner ...
Night Watchman
James Craig ...
Boiler Man
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Thorley Walters ...
Chemist
Ian Wilson ...
Chemist
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Mary Lee is the new head of a Chemistry Laboratory. Thompson and his work-mates are resentful of her appointment and try to make her fall in love with John in the hope that this will make her neglect her work. Written by Steve Crook <steve@brainstorm.co.uk>

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1 July 1935 (UK)  »

Also Known As:

Il test dell'amore  »

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rather a charming film
20 February 2007 | by (london) – See all my reviews

Quite apart from the fact that this is an early outing in the career of Michael Powell it is also notable for featuring 3 actors who would go on to bigger and better films in the future,Googie Withers,Louis Hayward and Bernard Miles.Withers is very funny in her attempts to take off a wisecracking American secretary.There are a few interesting directorial touches such as the way Hayward is introduced at the beginning of the film by an extended tracking shot.Dinner at a big restaurant is shown by way of a waiter serving at the table with curtains in the background and music on the soundtrack.This is a very enjoyable film which you should make every effort to see if it comes your way or appears again on TV


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