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Brief Encounter


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MPAA Rating: NR
Genre: Romance
Director: David Lean

Returning home from a shopping trip to a nearby town, bored suburban housewife Laura Jesson is thrown by happenstance into an acquaintance with virtuous doctor Alec Harvey . Their casual friendship soon develops during their weekly visits into something more emotionally fulfilling than either expected, and they must wrestle with the potential havoc their deepening relationship would have on their lives and the lives of those they love.

Cast :

  • Celia Johnson
  • Laura Jesson
  • Trevor Howard
  • Dr. Alec Harvey
  • Stanley Holloway
  • Albert Godby
  • Cyril Raymond
  • Fred Jesson
  • Joyce Carey
  • Myrtle Bagot
  • Everley Gregg
  • Dolly Messiter
  • Marjorie Mars
  • Mary Norton
  • Margaret Barton
  • Beryl Walters, Tea Room Assistant
  • Dennis Harkin
  • Stanley, Beryl's Man (uncredited)
  • Valentine Dyall
  • Stephen Lynn, Alec's ``Friend'' (uncredited)
  • Nuna Davey
  • Herminie Rolandson, Mary's Cousin (uncredited)
  • Wilfred Babbage
  • Policeman at War Memorial (uncredited)
  • Irene Handl
  • Cellist and Organist (uncredited)
  • Edward Hodge
  • Bill, First Soldier (uncredited)
  • Sydney Bromley
  • Johnnie, Second Soldier (uncredited)
  • Avis Scott
  • Cardova Waitress (uncredited)
  • Henrietta Vincent
  • Margaret Jesson (uncredited)
  • Richard Thomas
  • Bobbie Jesson (uncredited)
  • George V. Sheldon
  • Clergyman, Train Passenger (uncredited)
  • Wally Bosco
  • Doctor at Bobbie's Accident (uncredited)
  • Jack May
  • Boat Rental Man (uncredited)
Producers :
Noel Coward , Anthony Havelock-Allan , Ronald Neame
Writers :
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