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- Apr 24, 2006
- Charlotte, NC
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- Matt Hough
A melodrama of epic scope but smaller emotional dynamics, Victor Saville’s Green Dolphin Street displays every bit of its $4 million cost on the screen but shortchanges its audience in believable human interactions and interpersonal developments.
Green Dolphin Street (1947)
Released: 05 Nov 1947
Runtime: 141 min
Director: Victor Saville
Genre: Adventure, Romance, Drama
Cast: Lana Turner, Van Heflin, Donna Reed, Richard Hart
Writer(s): Samson Raphaelson (screenplay), Elizabeth Goudge (novel)
Plot: A young man, loved by two sisters, becomes a naval officer and boards the new clipper ship 'Green Dolphin' to New Zealand, where he drunkenly writes a marriage proposal to the wrong sister, profoundly affecting the life of the other.
IMDB rating: 6.8