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Innocent Sinners (1958)

A young girl in a bombed out part of London wants to make something beautiful so she plants a garden in a ruined church with the help of her friend. Her parents and the authorities don't ... See full summary »

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Complete credited cast:
June Archer ...
Lovejoy Mason
Christopher Hey ...
Tip Malone
Brian Hammond ...
Sparkey
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Olivia Chesney
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George Vincent
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Mrs. Vincent
Catherine Lacey ...
Angela Chesney
Susan Beaumont ...
Liz
Lyndon Brook ...
Charles
Edward Chapman ...
Manley
John Rae ...
Mr. Isbister
Vanda Godsell ...
Bertha Mason - Lovejoy's Mother
Hilda Fenemore ...
Cassie
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Mrs. Malone
Andrew Cruickshank ...
Dr. Lynch-Cliffe
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A young girl in a bombed out part of London wants to make something beautiful so she plants a garden in a ruined church with the help of her friend. Her parents and the authorities don't understand why she wants to do this. Written by Steve Crook <steve@brainstorm.co.uk>

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25 March 1958 (UK)  »

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Kleine Übeltäter  »

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A sentimental favorite.
12 July 2006 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

I read the book "An Episode of Sparrows" in 1976 as part of an exam. I loved the book from go to woe even thought the whole way through the exam I referred to Tip Malone as Skip Malone (Lost a few marks there) nerves getting the better of me.

It never occurred to me that there might have been a movie made about this novel. I got up through the night a year or so ago and switched on the telly. It's prime time viewing for those who love the old B&W's. The movie which was just about to start was "Innocent Strangers". I didn't relate this title to the title of the novel. I was ecstatic when I realized what I was watching. It didn't disappoint at all.


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