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The Miniver Story (1950)

 -  Drama  -  26 October 1950 (USA)
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The Second World War is over, and the Miniver family is trying to keep themselves together in post-War Britain, among continuing shortages and growing tensions within the family.

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Anthony Bushell ...
Dr. Kaneslaey
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Tom Foley
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Toby Miniver (as William Fox)
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Mrs. Kanesley
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Jeanette
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The Second World War is over, and the Miniver family is trying to keep themselves together in post-War Britain, among continuing shortages and growing tensions within the family. Written by Sonya Roberts <sonya_roberts@geocities.com>

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The NEW story of beloved Mrs. Miniver!

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26 October 1950 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

L'histoire des Miniver  »

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(Western Electric Sound System)

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1.37 : 1
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Director Victor Saville replaced H.C. Potter and finished the film, uncredited. See more »

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Kay Miniver: Death can be easy. It's living that's difficult.
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References Show Boat (1936) See more »

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Lovers Lane
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Music by Bronislau Kaper
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A disappointment if there ever was one!
10 November 1998 | by (Los Angeles, California) – See all my reviews

One of the great films of the war, "Mrs. Miniver" won the Oscar for Best Picture of 1942. In 1950, M-G-M released this sequel; "The Miniver Story." A disappointment if there ever was one! First of all, the first film was directed by the legendary director, William Wyler. This film was directed by H. C. Potter. No more needed to be said on that point! And since this is a sequel, why is there no mention of the Miniver's older son Vincent? (Played by Richard Ney in the first film.) It's as if he never existed. Both Greer Garson and Walter Pidgeon (the only originals) should have said no to this turkey!


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