Soames and Irene Forsyte have a marriage of convenience. Young Jolyon Forsyte is a black sheep who ran away with the maid after his wife's death. Teenager June Forsyte has found love with an artist, Phillip Bosinny. The interactions between the Forsytes and the people and society around them is the truss for this love story set in the rigid and strict times of the Victorian age. Written by
To men she could be ice . . . or fire . . . or everything!
3 November 1949 (USA)
See more »
Also Known As:
That Forsyte Woman
See more »
(Western Electric Sound System)
Aspect Ratio: 1.37 : 1
See full technical specs
Did You Know?
Because of the big-name cast, expensive sets, and period costuming, the film was a financial failure, losing $564,000. See more
In an era of corset-wearing ladies there is a scene where Irene confronts Soames in his office about going on vacation. Garson is dressed in a Victorian nightgown and robe but in various scenes of her seated her bra straps are visible. See more
[Seeing Soames for the first time in years in a Parisian gallery
Five years! It's quite a long time! How is London?
Just as gray as ever. Perhaps a little grayer... now.
The Lancer's Quadrilles: La Dorset
Composed by Spagnoletti
[the first dance at June's ball] See more