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Josephine and Men (1955)

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The trouble with Josephine is that her ever-loving and over-sympathetic nature leads her to switch from needful men to even more needful men...

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Josephine Luton
Jack Buchanan ...
Uncle Charles Luton
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Alan Hartley
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David Hewer
Heather Thatcher ...
Aunt May Luton
Ronald Squire ...
Frederick Luton
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Detective Sgt Parsons
Gerald Sim ...
Detective Sgt. Allen
Hugh Moxey ...
Police Inspector
Sam Kydd ...
Desk Sergeant
Tonie MacMillan ...
Mrs. McFee (as Toni McMillan)
Wally Patch ...
Landlord
Peggy Ann Clifford ...
Landlady
Victor Maddern ...
Henry
Thorley Walters ...
Salesman
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The trouble with Josephine is that her ever-loving and over-sympathetic nature leads her to switch from needful men to even more needful men...

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27 January 1956 (Finland)  »

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Hon gör mej galen  »

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William Hartnell's character introduces himself at Detective Inspector Parsons throughout the film, but in the credits, he is identified as Det/Sgt Parsons. See more »

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Josephine and Three Men
7 December 2010 | by (New York City) – See all my reviews

Josephine Luton was the making of two men: one by jilting him and the other by marrying him. However, when the first turns out to be legally responsible for embezzling half a million pounds, he hides out with his ex-fiancée and her husband....

Like many of the Boulting Brothers' films, this one turns out to be dramatically too neat to survive their handling -- their specialty was angry-young-men comedies in the era, and the structure of this one is definitely stagy. However, as their movies were very fashionable, they usually managed to assemble great casts, and this one is no exception, with Jack Buchanan as Josephine's rake of an uncle, serving as commentator on the action, the always engaging Glynis Johns -- as the titular Josephine -- and Peter Finch as two of the leads.

It's not a great movie, but the cast manages to milk their roles for everything they're worth.


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