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Hilda Crane (1956)

 -  Drama  -  8 May 1956 (USA)
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Hilda Crane Burns
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Russell Burns
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Prof. Jacques De Lisle
Judith Evelyn ...
Mrs. Stella Crane
Evelyn Varden ...
Mrs. Burns
Peggy Knudsen ...
Nell Bromley
Gregg Palmer ...
Dink Bromley
Richard Garrick ...
Dr. Joe Francis
Jim Hayward ...
Mr. Small
Sandee Marriott ...
Cab Driver
Don Shelton ...
Mr. Jensen - Caterer
Helen Mayon ...
Maureen - Hilda's Maid
Marie Blake ...
Clara - Mrs. Crane's Housekeeper (as Blossom Rock)
Jay Jostyn ...
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This is not a movie
9 August 2014 | by See all my reviews

There is nothing to commend this poor excuse for a film. They call it a movie, but it is even worse than a stage play. It comes nowhere near the quality of 'Footsteps in the Fog', and obviously Jean Simmons lends her name to this project so that it can sell. None of the characters are sympathetic. They are all one-dimensional, and the story itself is unengaging. It is typical of certain studio films in the 1950s which were poorly written, poorly acted and poorly directed.

I would advise all Simmons fans to stay away from this film as it adds nothing to her canon of work, nor will you miss anything but not seeing it.


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