Fanny by Gaslight (Man of Evil) (1945)





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In this period drama from England, Fanny Hopwood (Phyllis Calvert), upon graduating from finishing school, returns to her family's home in London. However, bad luck awaits her at nearly every turn. After her father is killed in a fist fight by the aristocratic but dastardly Lord Manderstoke (James Mason), whose social standing saves him from prosecution, Fanny learns that he was not in fact her real father, and that she is actually the bastard daughter of a member of Parliament. Shortly after … More

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Drama, Comedy
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On DVD: May 15, 2012
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as Fanny Hopwood

as Lord Manderstoke

as Harry Somerford

as Lucy Beckett

as Mrs. Hopwood

as Kate Somerford

as Mrs. Somerford

as William Hopwood

as Clive Seymore

as Mrs. Heaviside

as Carver

as Dr. Lowenthall

as Fanny as a Child
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Full Review… | January 26, 2006
Time Out
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If it's Victorian melodrama you're after, the movie does its best to fulfil your needs.

Full Review… | August 3, 2012
Movie Metropolis

Full Review… | May 24, 2003

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