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United Kingdom, 1953
Director: Anthony Kimmins
Producer: Anthony Kimmins
Cast: Alec Guinness, Yvonne De Carlo, Celia Johnson
Screenwriter: Alec Coppel, Nicholas Phipps
Cinematography: Edward Scaife
Music: Malcolm Arnold
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Black & White
Aspect Ratio: 1.37:1
Language: English
Running Time: 94 minutes

Synopsis:
Henry St. James (Alec Guinness), the captain of a ferryboat between Gibraltar and North Africa, enjoys a double-life with double the wife. With settled housewife Maud (Celia Johnson) on one side and tempestuous partier Nita (Yvonne De Carlo) on the other, St. James can't lose. But what if the women want lives different from the ones they lead?

Awards and Recognition:
Best Writing, Motion Picture Story nomination (Academy Awards, 1954)
Best British Actress nomination (BAFTA Awards, 1954)

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