The Girl in the News

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Stars: Margaret Lockwood, Barry K Barnes, Emlyn Williams

A nurse is framed for the death of her employer

A homebound woman accidentally kills herself with an overdose of sleeping tablets.

With no reason for her to commit suicide, her innocent nurse falls under suspicion.

However, with the help of a newly qualified lawyer, Nurse Graham is acquitted and free to work again - but is history about to repeat itself?

Cast (12)

Margaret Lockwood promotional headshot for Jassy, c. 1947, autographed ‘Sincerely’ by the actress
Nurse Anne Graham
Barry K Barnes
Stephen Faringdon
Emlyn Williams
Tracy
Margaretta Scott
Judith Bentley
Roger Livesey
Bill Mather
Wyndham Goldie
Edward Bentley
British actor, Basil Radford, as Captain Paul Waggett in Whisky Galore! (1949)
Doctor Treadgrove
Publicity photo featuring British actress Irene Handl
Miss Baker
Grimshaw (Mervyn Johns) wears a hat and bow tie in My Learned Friend (1943)
James Fetherwood
Betty Jardine
Elsie
British actress Kathleen Harrison wears a striped blouse
Cook
British actor Felix Aylmer wears a white dinner jacket and bow tie
Prosecuting Counsel
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Production Information

GB (TCF), 1940, 78 minutes, B&W, Sidney Gilliat (Writer), Roy Vickers (Novel), Carol Reed (Director)

Pictures (17)

Roger Livesey (as Bill Mather), Margaret Lockwood (as Nurse Anne Graham) and Barry K Barnes (as Stephen Faringdon) in a photograph from The Girl in the News (1940) (16)
The Girl in the News (1940) photograph (16) | Roger Livesey, Margaret Lockwood
Margaret Lockwood (as Nurse Anne Graham) in a photograph from The Girl in the News (1940) (15)
The Girl in the News (1940) photograph (15) | Margaret Lockwood
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Margaret Lockwood (as Nurse Anne Graham) and Barry K Barnes (as Stephen Faringdon) in a photograph from The Girl in the News (1940) (14)
The Girl in the News (1940) photograph (14) | Margaret Lockwood
Margaret Lockwood (as Nurse Anne Graham) and Emlyn Williams (as Tracy) in a photograph from The Girl in the News (1940) (13)
The Girl in the News (1940) photograph (13) | Margaret Lockwood
Main title from The Girl in the News (1940)
The Girl in the News (1940) opening credits
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Barry K Barnes (as Stephen Faringdon), Margaret Lockwood (as Nurse Anne Graham) and Roger Livesey (as Bill Mather) in a photograph from The Girl in the News (1940) (9)
The Girl in the News (1940) photograph (9) | Barry K Barne
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The Girl in the News (1940) Spanish poster (2)
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The Girl in the News (1940) photograph (7)
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The Girl in the News (1940) Spanish poster (1)
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Poster for The Girl in the News (1940) (1)
The Girl in the News (1940) poster (1)
Margaret Lockwood (as Nurse Anne Graham) in a photograph from The Girl in the News (1940) (1)
The Girl in the News (1940) photograph (1) | Margaret Lockwood

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