The Mudlark Poster

Release Date: 1951

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 39 min

Plot Summary
Set in Victorian London, where young "Mudlark" Wheeler makes his living scavenging in the Thames' mud. There he finds a cameo depicting the Queen. So taken is he by her beauty, he's determined to see her but she is in seclusion at Windsor, in mourning for Albert, despite the pleadings of Disraeli. Wheeler, determined to see her, sneaks into the castle and meets the Queen, who finally understands what she means to her people.

Cast: Irene Dunne, Alec Guinness, Andrew Ray, Finlay Currie, Beatrice Campbell, Anthony Steel, Raymond Lovell, Marjorie Fielding

Director: Jean Negulesco

Genres: Drama


Nominated Costume Design (Black-and-White)