MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 74 this week

About Mrs. Leslie (1954)

Approved  |   |  Drama, Romance  |  3 August 1954 (USA)
7.2
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.2/10 from 276 users  
Reviews: 19 user

A rooming house landlady recalls her past in flashbacks.

Director:

Writers:

(novel), , 1 more credit »
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

$0.00 with Prime Instant Video

Interview: Magic Mike

The Magic Mike XXL guys give some relationship advice to a 74-year-old fan.

Watch Now

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 200 titles
created 26 Nov 2012
 
a list of 7 titles
created 30 Nov 2012
 
a list of 6014 titles
created 09 Mar 2013
 
a list of 161 titles
created 30 Jan 2014
 
a list of 3012 titles
created 3 weeks ago
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: About Mrs. Leslie (1954)

About Mrs. Leslie (1954) on IMDb 7.2/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of About Mrs. Leslie.
Nominated for 1 BAFTA Film Award. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Drama | Film-Noir
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Christabel fools everyone with her sweet exterior including her cousin Donna and Donna's wealthy fiancée Curtis. The only one who sees through her facade is Nick, a rugged writer who loves ... See full summary »

Director: Nicholas Ray
Stars: Mel Ferrer, Joan Fontaine, Robert Ryan
Crime | Drama | Film-Noir
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

A psychopath takes a job as a handyman at the house of a lonely widow.

Director: Harry Horner
Stars: Ida Lupino, Robert Ryan, Taylor Holmes
Horizons West (1952)
Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Two brothers end up on opposite sides of the law in post-Civil War Texas.

Director: Budd Boetticher
Stars: Robert Ryan, Julie Adams, Rock Hudson
Ice Palace (1960)
Adventure | Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

At the end of World War I, Zeb Kennedy, a canner, and Thor Storm, a fishing boat captain, set up a fish cannery in Alaska and through the years find themselves on opposite sides of Alaska's... See full summary »

Director: Vincent Sherman
Stars: Richard Burton, Robert Ryan, Martha Hyer
Hazel (1961–1966)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

George Baxter was a highly successful corporation lawyer who was always in control of everything at the office, but almost nothing at home. When he returned from the office at day's end, to... See full summary »

Stars: Shirley Booth, Bobby Buntrock, Don DeFore
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Dave Burke is looking to hire two men to assist him in a bank raid: Earle Slater, a white ex-convict, and Johnny Ingram, a black gambler. Both are reluctant; but Burke arranges for Ingram's... See full summary »

Director: Robert Wise
Stars: Harry Belafonte, Robert Ryan, Gloria Grahame
Certificate: Passed Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

The outlaws of the Clanton and Younger gangs are the heroes of this fictionalized biography.

Director: William D. Russell
Stars: Robert Ryan, Claire Trevor, Jack Buetel
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Adapted from the prize-winning Broadway play that featured two people and a four-poster bed, in which the couple enacts their marriage, from its day in 1897, until he dies, some time after ... See full summary »

Director: Irving Reis
Stars: Rex Harrison, Lilli Palmer
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

Katherine Chandler lives in an apartment house that has been purchased by the local college for a boy's dormitory. She refuses to vacate, certain that her son, who was a wild boy and ... See full summary »

Director: John H. Auer
Stars: Ethel Barrymore, Cecil Kellaway, Stuart Whitman
Deadly Sins (1995)
Drama | Horror | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

New area deputy Jack Gales arrives on the island to find that a girl at the local Catholic girls' school has been found dead. After investigating, he finds that students have been ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Robison
Stars: David Keith, Alyssa Milano, Terry David Mulligan
Arsenic & Old Lace (TV Movie 1962)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
Director: George Schaefer
Stars: Tony Randall, Boris Karloff, Dorothy Stickney
This Year's Blonde (TV Movie 1980)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Follows the early career of Marilyn Monroe and her relationship with Hollywood agent Johnny Hyde.

Director: John Erman
Stars: Lloyd Bridges, Constance Forslund, Norman Fell
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Mrs. Vivien Leslie
...
George Leslie
Marjie Millar ...
Nadine Roland
Alex Nicol ...
Lan McKay
Sammy White ...
Harry Willey
James Bell ...
Mr. Herbert Poole
Eilene Janssen ...
Pixie Croffman
...
Mort Finley
...
Fred Blue (as Henry Morgan)
Gale Page ...
Marion King
Virginia Brissac ...
Mrs. Poole
...
Mr. Pope
...
Mrs. Croffman
...
Barney
Ike Jones ...
Jim
Edit

Storyline

Mrs. Leslie, rooming house landlady, reminisces in flashbacks about her past as a cafe entertainer and her involvement with the mysterious George Leslie, who originally hires her as a vacation "companion" but tells her nothing of his life outside the vacations. In subplots, Mrs. Leslie's tenants and neighbors carry on soap-opera lives. Written by Rod Crawford <puffinus@u.washington.edu>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

...and the man she never quite married

Genres:

Drama | Romance

Certificate:

Approved | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

3 August 1954 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Romance sans lendemain  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

(Western Electric Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Soundtracks

KISS THE BOYS GOODBYE
Written by Victor Schertzinger, lyrics Frank Loesser
Sung by Shirley Booth
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Inspiring!
1 June 1999 | by (Anderson, Indiana) – See all my reviews

Mrs. Leslie knows both the joys and sorrows that come with loving deeply--and, to her, the joys outweigh the sorrows! She goes all out to help those rooming in her home to fulfill their dreams. Mrs. Leslie's story is moving and inspiring!


6 of 7 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Will they EVER release this on DVD? BooBoo516
The Name 'Mrs. Leslie' kl467
Movie Poster Needs to be Changed fmpol
Discuss About Mrs. Leslie (1954) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?