The Woman with No Name

The Woman with No Name is a 1950 British drama film directed by Ladislao Vajda and starring Phyllis Calvert, Edward Underdown, Helen Cherry, Richard Burton and James Hayter.[2] In the United States it was released as Her Panelled Door.[3]

The Woman with No Name
Directed byLadislao Vajda
Produced byJohn Stafford
Written byGuy Morgan
Ladislao Vajda
Based onnovel "Happy Now I Go" by Theresa Charles
StarringPhyllis Calvert
Edward Underdown
Helen Cherry
Richard Burton
Music byAllan Gray
CinematographyOtto Heller
Edited byRichard Best
Production
company
Independent Film Producers
Distributed byAssociated British-Pathé (UK)
Release date
October 1950 (UK)
Running time
84 minutes
CountryUnited Kingdom
LanguageEnglish
Box office£113,268 (UK)[1]

Plot

Yvonne Winter is an amnesiac, a victim of the wartime bombing of the London hotel where she's staying. At a country hospital she meets the pilot, Nick Chamerd, who saved her life. They fall in love and plan to marry, but he's killed on active duty. Yvonne's real husband hires detectives to find her, and she's brought home and starts to piece together her past. But not everything she finds there brings her happiness.

Cast

Production

Calvert invested her own savings in the film, estimated between £12,000-£15,000.[4]

References

  1. Vincent Porter, 'The Robert Clark Account', Historical Journal of Film, Radio and Television, Vol 20 No 4, 2000 p493
  2. "The Woman with No Name". BFI.
  3. "The-Woman-with-No-Name - Trailer - Cast - Showtimes - NYTimes.com". nytimes.com.
  4. "Phyllis Calvert talks of home and career". The Australian Women's Weekly. 17, (50). Australia, Australia. 20 May 1950. p. 52. Retrieved 29 August 2017 via National Library of Australia.CS1 maint: extra punctuation (link)
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