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THE SCARF


Title of the Film THE SCARF
Alternative Titles  
English Titles  
Year of Release 1951
Country of Origin US
Language(s) English
Run Time (in minutes) 87
Length (in meters) 2387
Colour b/w
Genre Drama, film-noir, thriller
Based on/Source Story by Isadore Goldsmith, E.A. Rolfe
Production Companies Gloria Film
Producer(s) Isadore Goldsmith, Anthony Z. Landi
Director Ewald André Dupont
Cast John Ireland, Mercedes McCambridge, James Barton, Emlyn Williams, Celia LOvsky
Literature Variety, 21 March 1951
New York Times, 23 April 1951
Spectator, 11 May 1951
Jewish Chronicle, 11 May 1951
Times, 14 May 1951
Picturegoer, 9 June 1951
Monthly Film Bulletin, June 1951
Special notes Screenplay: Ewald André Dupont
Director of photography: Franz Planer
"The film has one saving grace – a forceful performance by Mercedes McCambridge as a loose-living, utterly disillusioned waitress." (Jewish Chronicle)




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