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Lady Caroline Lamb

(1972)

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| Film | United Kingdom | Colour | Drama, History, Romance | 2h 3min |
A
| Stars: Sarah Miles, Jon Finch, Richard Chamberlain | Director: Robert Bolt
16th December at 10.50pm on Talking Pictures TV

In 1805, impulsive Lady Caroline Ponsonby marries William Lamb, later Lord Melbourne, and then disgraces him by her wildness

Her notorious affairs provoked a scandal that shocked an age not easily shocked

Cast

(25)
Sarah Miles
Lady Caroline Lamb
Jon Finch
William Lamb
The Count of Monte-Cristo (1975) screenshot (1) | Richard Chamberlain
Richard Chamberlain
Lord Byron
British actor John Mills wears a jacket and tie
Canning
Margaret Leighton, British actress, pictured in 1948
Lady Melbourne
Pamela Brown
Lady Bessborough
Silvia Monti
Miss Milbanke
British stage and screen actor, Ralph Richardson
George IV
British actor, Laurence Olivier, with a small moustache wears a dark suit and herringbone tie
Duke of Wellington
Peter Bull
Minister
Charles Carson
Potter
Sonia Dresdel
Lady Pont
Nicholas Field
St John
Felicity Gibson
Girl in Blue
Robert Harris
Apothecary
Richard Hurndall
Radical
Paddy Joyce
Irish housekeeper
Bernard Kay
Benson
Janet Key
Miss Fairfax
Mario Maranzana
Coachman
Robert Mill
ADC to Wellington
Norman Mitchell
Restaurant functionary
John Moffatt
Murray
Trevor Peacock
Agent
Caterina Boratto
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Reviews

(1)

Pale, disappointing historical fiction with good spots but no reverence for fact; slackly written and handled, and not helped by the wide screen. (Halliwell’s)

Pictures

(1)
Main title from Lady Caroline Lamb (1972) (2)

Production

(2)
Robert Bolt
Director / Writer
Fernando Ghia
Producer

Companies

(4)
G.E.C.
Production company
Pulsar Productions
Production company
Vides Cinematografica
Production company
MGM-EMI
Distribution company