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Edge of Divorce (1953)

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Approved | | Drama | 7 July 1954 (USA)
In post-war London, upper-middle class barrister John Lomax and his wife Barbie decide after several years of constant bickering to divorce. They underestimate the effect of their ... See full summary »

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Barbie Lomax
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John Lomax
Norman Wooland ...
Bill Ogden
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Mandy Miller ...
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Lily Kann ...
Helen Shingler ...
Mary Wallace
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Mrs. Humphries
Louise Hampton ...
Miss Russell
Jack Melford ...
Mackay
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David Wallace
Joss Ambler ...
Judge
Paul Harding ...
Arthur Meade (as Brian Harding)
Lloyd Lamble ...
Defence counsel
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In post-war London, upper-middle class barrister John Lomax and his wife Barbie decide after several years of constant bickering to divorce. They underestimate the effect of their announcement on their three children, who assume that family friend Bill Ogden is to blame. Uncle Bill may indeed be waiting in the wings, but it's all hardly his fault. Written by Jeremy Perkins <jwp@aber.ac.uk>

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Composed by Franz Liszt
Performed by Cyril Smith
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