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Wealthy John Preston arrives in small town Deanbridge. He invests in local businesses and gets involved in community affairs. Eventually, he meets a local belle, Sally, and wins her from her... See more »

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Sally Sandford
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Dr. Peter Walton
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John Preston
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Sylvia - in dream / Maria
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Sylvia's Husband in Dream (as Pat Holt)
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Dr. Underwood
Bill Fraser ...
Joe Newton
Gabrielle Gay ...
Seamstress
Peter Grant ...
Bob Newton
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Mrs. Sandford
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Richard Sandford
Guido Lorraine ...
Headwaiter
Dinah Anne Rogers ...
Phyllis
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Nicholas Hill ...
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Leonard Sharp ...
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Ben Williams ...
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David MacDonald

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Paul Tabori ... (story)

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Sidney Stone ... producer (as Sid Stone)
Edward J. Danziger ... executive producer (uncredited)
Harry Lee Danziger ... executive producer (uncredited)

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Edwin Astley
Albert Elms

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Jack E. Cox ... (as Jack Cox)

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Jack Baldwin
Cynthia Moody

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Erik Blakemore

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Pauline Trent ... hair stylist
Sidney Turner ... makeup artist

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Tom D. Connochie ... production manager

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Ernest Morris ... first assistant director

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Gerry Turner ... sound recordist

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Harry Gillam ... camera operator

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Marie Feldwick ... wardrobe mistress

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June Randall ... continuity
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Wealthy John Preston arrives in small town Deanbridge. He invests in local businesses and gets involved in community affairs. Eventually, he meets a local belle, Sally, and wins her from her current boyfriend. She agrees to marry him. Then, he begins to have strange dreams about Sylvia, a beautiful woman from his past, who comes to Deanbridge to blackmail him. In his dream, Preston strangles the scheming woman, but is then confronted by a strange Frenchman. He tells his dream to Dr. Walton, who feels Preston is suppressing things in his past, and should regain his memory before marrying Sally Written by Mike Rogers

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Taglines Why Did His Devilish Dreams Persist? (original US poster) See more »
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  • Alias John Preston (United Kingdom)
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  • 66 min
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Trivia This was Betty Ann Davies' final film before her death on May 14, 1955 at the age of 44. It was released seven months after her death. See more »

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