The Winslow Boy Poster

Release Date: 1948

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 57 min

Plot Summary
Based on the play by Terence Rattigan, this British drama finds young Ronnie Winslow (Neil North) accused of a petty theft and expelled from naval school. Convinced of his innocence, the boy's father (Cedric Hardwicke) and sister (Margaret Leighton) become dedicated to seeing justice done, and, along with a committed lawyer, Sir Robert Morton (Robert Donat), they embark on a series of courtroom battles to clear Ronnie's name, making personal sacrifices during the protracted case.

Cast: Robert Donat, Cedric Hardwicke, Margaret Leighton, Basil Radford, Kathleen Harrison, Francis L. Sullivan, Marie Lohr, Jack Watling

Director: Anthony Asquith

Genres: Drama

Keywords: Spirited, Family, Sacrifice, Sister, Quest, Father, England, Son, Emotional, School, Mother


Winner United Nations Award
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1948)