Passionate Summer is a 1958 British drama film directed by Rudolph Cartier and starring Virginia McKenna, Bill Travers and Yvonne Mitchell. It is also known by the alternative title Storm Over Jamaica. It was based on a best-selling 1949 novel by Richard Mason called The Shadow and the Peak. The screenplay concerns a British schoolteacher who moves to Jamaica to teach after a tumultuous divorce, but meets an exciting new woman.
|Directed by||Rudolph Cartier|
|Produced by||Kenneth Harper|
|Screenplay by||Joan Henry|
|Based on||novel The Shadow and the Peak by Richard Mason|
|Music by||Angelo Francesco Lavagnino|
Muir Mathieson (conductor)
|Edited by||Reginald Mills|
|Distributed by||Rank Film Distributors (UK)|
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- "Passionate Summer (1958)", BFI.
- "Obituary: Bill Travers". The Independent. 1 April 1994.
- Goble, Alan (8 September 2011). "The Complete Index to Literary Sources in Film". Walter de Gruyter – via Google Books.