The Blind Goddess | 1948 | Eric Portman, Anne Crawford,

The Blind Goddess | 1948 | Eric Portman, Anne Crawford,

British melodrama starring Eric Portman as the lawyer defending a lord, Hugh Williams, accused by his secretary Michael Dennison of having diverted public funds for his own use. He sues his servant for libel, but has some dark truths to cover up.

cast
Eric Portman as Sir John Dearing KC
Anne Crawford as Lady Helen Brasted
Hugh Williams as Lord Arthur Brasted
Michael Denison as Derek Waterhouse
Claire Bloom as Mary Dearing
Nora Swinburne as Lady Dearing
Raymond Lovell as Frank Mainwaring KC
Frank Cellier as The Judge
Clive Morton as Mersel
Maurice Denham as Johnson
Thora Hird as Derek’s Charwoman

crew
Cinematography: Ray Elton
Director: Harold French
Editor: Gordon Hales
Writer: Muriel Box
Writer: Sydney Box
Play: Patrick Hastings

UK | 87 minutes | 1948

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