Tag: Trevor Howard

The Clouded Yellow | 1950 | Jean Simmons, Trevor Howard

After a few minor films, director Ralph Thomas joined forces with Betty Box (producer Sydney Box’s sister) to make this entertaining though tame psychological mystery thriller. Ex-secret serviceman Trevor Howard takes a job as a cataloguer of...

The Passionate Friends | 1949 | Claude Rains, Trevor Howard

In this adaptation of H. G. Wells’s novel, Ann Todd plays a young woman who rejects suitor Steve (Trevor Howard) in order to marry a wealthy banker. Years later she meets Steve again and finds she still has feelings for him. Also known as One...

Brief Encounter | 1946 | Celia Johnson, Trevor Howard

Adapted from Noel Coward’s one-act play Still Life," this romantic drama follows two married strangers who have a chance encounter in a London railway station. English housewife Laura Jesson (Johnson) is on her way home when a cinder...

Green For Danger, 1946, Alastair Sim

Green for Danger | 1946 | Alastair Sim, Trevor Howard

Slick and extremely witty comedy thriller from director-producer-screenwriter duo Launder and Gilliat. In a rural hospital during the Second World War a nurse discovers that a postman who died while undergoing a routine operation was in fact...

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