Release Date: 1948
DVD Release Date: November 7th, 2006
Not Yet Rated|1 hr 34 min
The young son of a diplomat, Phillipe (Bobby Henrey), often finds himself alone. To entertain the boy, the household butler, Baines (Ralph Richardson), creates adventurous stories of his past. As a result, Phillipe idolizes the servant, seeing him as a hero. But when Baines' wife (Sonia Dresdel) falls to her death, the police believe Baines was behind it. Phillipe, who witnessed the event, will do anything to protect the butler -- but he only makes things worse by doing so.
Director: Carol Reed
Production Co: London Film Production [gb], British Lion Film Corporation [gb]