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The Man Who Loved Redheads (1955)

The honourable Mark St. Neots is playing with some 'chums' when he meets and is bowled over by Sylvia. As he grows older he retains his image of this beautiful young girl with the red hair.... See full summary »

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Sylvia / Daphne / Olga / Colette
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Mark St. Neots, Lord Binfield
Roland Culver ...
Major Oscar Philipson
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Caroline, Lady Binfield
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Denis
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Williams
Patricia Cutts ...
Bubbles
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Ethel
John Hart ...
Sergei
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Chloe
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Young Mark
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Sidney
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The honourable Mark St. Neots is playing with some 'chums' when he meets and is bowled over by Sylvia. As he grows older he retains his image of this beautiful young girl with the red hair. Through a chance meeting, he can pursue his career in the diplomatic corps as well as the young ladies he meets. A charming comedy with a sting in the tail. Written by Steve Crook <steve@brainstorm.co.uk>

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The utterly mad story of an utterly wonderful obsession!

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7 February 1955 (UK)  »

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Der Mann, der Rothaarige liebte  »

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John Hart dances the part of Sergei in the Sleeping Beauty extracts and appears by permission of the Covent Garden Trust. See more »

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The Sleeping Beauty
Written by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
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My love of a redhead influenced me in watching this movie
25 September 2015 | by (Sydney, Australia) – See all my reviews

I confess that my love of the very beautiful redhead Karen Gillan influence me in watching this movie. Wonder if she would be the said redheads in a remake of this movie if one ever gets made in future.

The titular man loves redheads as a result of falling in love with one when he was a boy.

Throughout his life he sees doppelgangers of this redhead (of course all played by the same redhead Moira Sheara).

Included in this movie is a ballet sequence of Sleeping Beauty and a lovely one at that.

Although a bit frustrating by what happened in the last scene this has been a very lovely film in this presentation of why, at least for me, the love for redheads is so very beautiful.


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