A Man About the House (1947) - Rotten Tomatoes

A Man About the House (1947)

A Man About the House (1947)

TOMATOMETER

——

——

AUDIENCE SCORE

Critic Consensus: No consensus yet.

A Man About the House Photos

Movie Info

A novel by Francis Brett Young and its theatrical adaptation by John Perry were the sources for the even-keeled melodrama A Man About the House. Handsome Italian laborer Kieron Moore works as caretaker of the Neopolitan villa inherited by plain-Jane Englishwomen Margaret Johnston and Dulcie Gray. Johnston is swept off her feet by the raffishly charming Moore, and before long they are wed. Their connubial bliss lasts just long enough for Moore to poison his bride; the villa had once belonged to his family, and he's willing to use any means to get it back. Though it seems as if Moore has committed the perfect crime, Dulcie joins forces with doctor Guy Middleton to prove that Moore murdered Johnston. Since the villa fronts a vertigo-inducing clifftop, it is inevitable that someone will topple into the ocean with a piercing scream.

Cast

Dulcie Gray
as Ellen Isit
Kieron Moore
as Salvatore
Guy Middleton
as Sir Benjamin "Ben" Dench
Felix Aylmer
as Richard Sanctuary
Lillian Braithwaite
as Mrs. Armitage
Lilian Braithwaite
as Mrs. Armitage
Show More Cast

Critic Reviews for A Man About the House

There are no critic reviews yet for A Man About the House. Keep checking Rotten Tomatoes for updates!

Audience Reviews for A Man About the House

There are no featured reviews for A Man About the House at this time.

A Man About the House Quotes

There are no approved quotes yet for this movie.

Discussion Forum

Discuss A Man About the House on our Movie forum!

News & Features