Lease of Life (1956)

Lease of Life


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Lease of Life was the next-to-last film in the relatively short cinema career of actor Robert Donat. Written for the screen by Eric Ambler, the story is set in a small rural community, where William Thorn (Donat) serves as parson. Upon learning that he has only a year to live, Thorn begins to see his parishioners, and his purpose on earth, in a whole new light. The plot is thickened when a dying villager puts his money into the parson's care; in dire need of cash to pay for his daughter's school … More

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Drama
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as Rev. William Thorne

as Vera Thorne

as Susan Thorne

as Martin Blake

as Headmaster

as Boy with Book

as Dr. Pembury

as Solicitor

as Mrs. Sproatley

as Sproatley

as Mrs. Calthorpe

as Spooner

as Mrs. Calthorpe's Fri...

as Doctor
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