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Of Human Bondage (1946)

TV-PG | | Drama | 20 July 1946 (USA)
A medical student with a club foot falls for a beautiful but ambitious waitress. She soon leaves him, but gets pregnant and comes back to him for help.

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Edmund Goulding
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Paul Henreid ... Philip Carey
Eleanor Parker ... Mildred Rogers
Alexis Smith ... Nora Nesbitt
Edmund Gwenn ... Athelny
Patric Knowles ... Harry Griffiths
Janis Paige ... Sally Athelny
Henry Stephenson ... Dr. Tyrell
Marten Lamont Marten Lamont ... Dunsford
Isobel Elsom ... Mrs. Betty Athelny
Una O'Connor ... Mrs. Foreman
Eva Moore Eva Moore ... Mrs. Gray
Richard Aherne Richard Aherne ... Emil Miller (as Richard Nugent)
Doris Lloyd ... Landlady
Bill Kennedy ... Flanagan
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A medical student with a club foot falls for a beautiful but ambitious waitress. She soon leaves him, but gets pregnant and comes back to him for help.

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Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

20 July 1946 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Anthropini douleia See more »

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Warner Bros. See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono (RCA Sound System)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

In an exchange which had Warner Bros. loaning to RKO the services of Joan Leslie for The Sky's the Limit (1943) and John Garfield for The Fallen Sparrow (1943), Warners acquired the production rights to W. Somerset Maugham's classic novel, which RKO already had adapted to the screen in 1934, featuring memorable performances by Bette Davis and Leslie Howard. See more »

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Featured in Okay for Sound (1946) See more »

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Parker is dynamite!
27 November 2000 | by verna55See all my reviews

This retelling of Somerset Maugham's classic is very handsomely "got up", and features a wonderful performance by the gifted Eleanor Parker as the heartless heartbreaker Mildred Rogers. But Eleanor's go at the role didn't produce quite the same results as it did for Bette Davis twelve years before. However, if it weren't for Davis' triumphant performance, the 1934 version would be just as forgettable as the others that followed. The 1964 take with Kim Novak/Laurence Harvey is certainly the weakest.


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