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Dulcima (1971)

 -  Drama  -  December 1971 (UK)
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A farmer who has the reputation of drinking most of his money away, lives on farm which is in a poor state of repair. A pretty young girl, Dulcima, takes pity on him and decides to help him... See full summary »

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Cast overview:
Carol White ...
Dulcima Gaskain
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Mr. Parker
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Forest Warden
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Mr. Gaskain
Sheila Raynor ...
Mrs. Gaskain
Dudley Foster ...
Symes
Cyril Cross ...
Harris
Neil Wilson ...
Auctioneer
Peter Reeves ...
Auctioneer's Assistant
George Hilsdon ...
Blake
Kristin Hatfield ...
Dress Shop Assistant
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A farmer who has the reputation of drinking most of his money away, lives on farm which is in a poor state of repair. A pretty young girl, Dulcima, takes pity on him and decides to help him by cleaning the place. She is happy to be earning money, and he is happy because she is there..... Despite being a miserable old bastard, he finds himself falling for Dulcima, and askes her to move in with him, to save her the walk every from her home to his farm every day. She does, and is happy with her work. She however falls for a gamekeeper from the nearby estate, and they start to meet in secret beacuse of the farmers increasing jelousy. One day while he is at the market she discovers a whole load of money hidden in an upsatirs room, and this changes the relationship between the farmer and Dulcima. She becomes more freindly towards the farmer, now knowing of his wealth, and the farmer decides that he wants her for his bride. Dulcima however still sees the gamekeeper, and eventually the farmer... Written by Richard Jeffreys <rjeffrey@mlsma.mlm.att.com>

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Lonely old farmer falls for young, simple, country girl.
1 August 2006 | by (Hillingdon, England) – See all my reviews

I recall seeing this movie by chance on TV many years ago and have been hoping that one day it will be shown again, or at least available to hire or purchase. Without repeating the plot or the other useful comments already posted, I'll just say that this film left a lasting impression on me. I wouldn't call it a comedy, it was much more than that; although there were some amusing scenes, I remember it primarily as a portrayal of off-the-beaten-track country life with ultimately a tangle of emotions and a tragic, moving ending. John Mill's portrayal of the lonely farmer, whose state went from sober to legless and soft to nasty, was excellent. Yet I submit that the star of the film was Carol White, whose moving performance as the simple and comely country girl confirmed her talents that had first come to public notice in Cathy Come Home.


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