Lorna Doone

In 1625 on Exmoor, a farmer comes to love an outlaw's daughter who proves in reality to be a kidnapped heiress

Starring: Victoria Hopper, John Loder and Margaret Lockwood
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Plot

During the reign of King James II, the Doones live on Exmoor as outlaws.

In a nearby village, young Jan Ridd's father is murdered by one of the Doones.

Some years later, Jan's illicit friendship with Lorna Doone is rekindled. Despite the risk of being discovered, a romance blossoms.

Cast

Victoria Hopper
Lorna Doone
John Loder
John Ridd
Margaret Lockwood promotional headshot for Jassy, c. 1947, autographed "Sincerely" by the actress
Annie Ridd
Roy Emerton
Carver Doone
Mary Clare
Mistress Sara Ridd
Frank Cellier
Capt. Jeremy Stickles
Herbert Lomas
Sir Ensor Doone
Roger Livesey
Tom Faggus
D.A. Clarke-Smith
Counsellor Doone
George Curzon
King James II
Wyndham Goldie
Chief Judge Jeffries
Laurence Hanray
Parson Bowden
Eliot Makeham
John Fry
Edward Rigby
Reuben 'Uncle Ben' Huckaback
Amy Veness
Betty Muxworthy
Alexis France
Young Lorna Doone
Peter Penrose
Young John Ridd

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Production Information

GB (ATP), 1934, 90 minutes, B&W, Dorothy Farnum, Miles Malleson, Gordon Wellesley (Writers), R.D. Blackmore (Novel), Basil Dean (Director)

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Pictures

Screenshot from Lorna Doone with Margaret Lockwood
Screenshot from Lorna Doone
Photograph from Lorna Doone
Photograph from Lorna Doone
Photograph from Lorna Doone
Lorna Doone poster
Lorna Doone poster
Lorna Doone poster
Video cover from Lorna Doone
Your English classes, your whole school must see this motion picture version of Lorna Doone with Victoria Hopper, John Loder, and Margaret Lockwood.  Ink blotter from September 1940
Your English classes, your whole school must see this motion picture version of Lorna Doone with Victoria Hopper, John Loder, and Margaret Lockwood.  Ink blotter from September 1940

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