Night Must Fall

Karel Reisz (director)
Clive Exton (screenwriter)
Albert Finney, Mona Washbourne, Susan Hampshire, Sheila Hancock (starring)

Beverly Hills, CA: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer [MGM], 1964. Two vintage black-and-white studio still photographs from the 1964 UK film.

A remake of Richard Thorpe's 1937 film noir antecedent, based on Emlyn Williams' Broadway play that opened in 1936 and ran for 64 performances. Mrs. Bramson (Washbourne) is a crotchety old lady who hires a handyman (Finney) to help around her isolated estate. The handyman is attractive and engaging, but Olivia (Hampshire), Mrs. Branson's daughter, is suspicious of his motives.

Shot on location in England.

8 x 10 inches. About Near Fine.

[Book #139406]