• The Browning Version (1951)

The Browning Version

Release Date: 1951

DVD Release Date: June 28th, 2005

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 30 min

Plot Summary

Andrew Crocker-Harris (Michael Redgrave) has been forced from his position as the classics master at an English public school due to poor health. As he winds up his final term, he discovers not only that his wife, Millie (Jean Kent), has been unfaithful to him with one of his fellow schoolmasters (Nigel Patrick), but that the school's students and faculty have long disdained him. However, an unexpected act of kindness causes Crocker-Harris to re-evaluate his life's work.

Cast: Michael Redgrave, Jean Kent, Nigel Patrick, Wilfrid Hyde-White, Ronald Howard, Bill Travers

Director: Anthony Asquith

Genres: Drama

Keywords: School, Heartwarming, Wife, Emotional, Transformation, 1950s, England

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Awards

Nominated Film and British Film
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1952)