Dear Octopus


Members of a well-to-do family reunite for Golden Wedding celebrations

Richard Williams, author
By: Richard Williams.
Updated: 12th March, 2016.
Starring: Margaret Lockwood, Michael Wilding and Celia Johnson
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Margaret Lockwood promotional headshot for Jassy, c. 1947, autographed "Sincerely" by the actress
Penny Randolph
British actor Michael Wilding wears a jacket and tie
Michael Wilding
Nicholas Randolph
Celia Johnson
British actor, Roland Culver
Roland Culver
Felix Martin
Helen Haye
Dora Randolph
Athene Seyler
Aunt Belle
Jean Cadell
Vicar’s Wife
Basil Radford
Frederick Leister
Charles Randolph
Nora Swinbourne
Main title from The Tenth Man (1936) featuring Antoinette Cellier
Antoinette Cellier
Madge Compton
British actress Kathleen Harrison wears a striped blouse
Kathleen Harrison
Mrs. Glossop
Ann Stephens
Derek Lansiaux
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Production Information

GFD/Gainsborough (GB), 1943, 86 minutes, B&W, R. J. Minney, Patrick Kerwan (Writers), Dodie Smith (Play), Harold French (Director)

Also Known As

The Randolph Family (USA)

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