The Woman's Angle

The Woman's Angle is 1952 British drama film directed by Leslie Arliss and starring Edward Underdown, Cathy O'Donnell and Lois Maxwell.[2] It is based on the novel Three Cups of Coffee by Ruth Feiner.[3]

The Woman's Angle
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Directed byLeslie Arliss
Written byLeslie Arliss
Ruth Feiner (novel)
Mabbie Pool
Frederick Gotfurt (scenario editor)
Produced byWalter C. Mycroft
StarringEdward Underdown
Cathy O'Donnell
Lois Maxwell
Claude Farell
CinematographyErwin Hillier
Edited byE.B. Jarvis
Music byRobert Gill (musical score)
Louis Levy (musical director)
Production
company
Distributed byAssociated British-Pathé Ltd. (U.K.)
Release date
February 1952 (U.K.)
Running time
86 minutes
CountryUnited Kingdom
LanguageEnglish
Box office£91,096 (UK)[1]

PremiseEdit

The film is the story of three love affairs of man who belongs to celebrated family of musicians, culminating in divorce and his final discovery of happiness.[2]

CastEdit

ProductionEdit

Arliss had been a fan of the novel since he read it in 1944.[4]

Critical receptionEdit

In The New York Times, Bosley Crowther thought the film "...a grim little sample of bad writing, bad acting and bad directing all around."[5]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Vincent Porter, 'The Robert Clark Account', Historical Journal of Film, Radio and Television, Vol 20 No 4, 2000 p 498
  2. ^ a b "The Woman's Angle". Archived from the original on 14 January 2009. Retrieved 17 July 2015.
  3. ^ Goble, Alan (1 January 1999). The Complete Index to Literary Sources in Film. Walter de Gruyter. ISBN 9783110951943 – via Google Books.
  4. ^ "He waited 7 years to do film". The Mail (Adelaide). 41 (2, 064). South Australia. 22 December 1951. p. 7 (SUNDAY MAGAZINE). Retrieved 26 October 2017 – via National Library of Australia.
  5. ^ "Movie Reviews". The New York Times. 28 February 2020.

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