About Mrs. Leslie Poster

Release Date: 1954

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 44 min

Plot Summary
Vivien (Shirley Booth) runs a boarding house for young women. Through a series of flashbacks, she details the adventures of her life. Vivien was born poor, but escapes her home by becoming a cabaret singer. She meets George Leslie (Robert Ryan), who is a very private man, but the two get to know each other and begin a passionate affair. One night at the movies, Vivien sees George in the newsreel and learns he is actually a wealthy -- and married -- industrialist.

Cast: Shirley Booth, Robert Ryan, Alex Nicol, Marjie Millar, Sammy White, James Bell, Eilene Janssen, Harry Morgan

Director: Daniel Mann, Jerry Paris

Genres: Romance

Production Co: Paramount

Keywords: 1940s, Melodramatic, 1950s, Deception, Growing up, 1930s, Passionate, Emotional, Forbidden love


Nominated Foreign Actress
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1954)