Saraband for Dead Lovers (1948)

Saraband for Dead Lovers





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This lush 18th century period romance, based on historical fact, was the first color film from Britain's famed Ealing Studios, but it proved to be such a box office disappointment that Ealing never attempted such a lavish costume drama again. Sophie Dorothea (Joan Greenwood) is a young woman forced into a loveless marriage with Prince George Louis of Hanover (Peter Bull). George Louis is later crowned King George I of England. Despairing of ever experiencing true love, the depressed queen finds … More

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Drama, Romance
Directed By:
Written By: Helen Simpson, John Dighton
On DVD: Aug 29, 1994


as Count Philip Koenigs...

as Sophie Dorothea

as Countess Platen

as Electress Sophie

as Elector Ernest Augus...

as Prince George-Louis

as Prince Charles

as Frau Busche

as Knesbeck

as Duke George William

as Countess Eleanore

as Lord of Misrule

as Young Prince George

as Count Platen

as Governor at Ahlden

as Envoy at Ahlden

as Envoy

as Solder #2
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Full Review… | October 31, 2006
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Full Review… | June 24, 2006
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