Main title from Love on the Dole (1941) (2). Walter Greenwood’s

Love on the Dole


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| Film | United Kingdom | B&W | Drama | 1h 34min |
| Stars: Deborah Kerr, Clifford Evans, George Carney | Director: John Baxter

Life among unemployed cotton workers in industrial Lancashire between the wars


British actress, Deborah Kerr, in a black and white publicity photograph
Sally Hardcastle
Main title from The Tenth Man (1936) featuring Clifford Evans
Larry Meath
George Carney
Mr Hardcastle
Mary Merrall
Mrs Hardcastle
Geoffrey Hibbert
Harry Hardcastle
Two Cities Film promotional postcard featuring British actress, Joyce Howard
Helen Hawkins
Frank Cellier
Sam Grundy
Martin Walker
Ned Narkey
Maire O’Neill
Mrs Dorbell
Iris Vandeleur
Mrs Nattle
Marie Ault
Mrs Jike
Marjorie Rhodes
Mrs Bull
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Vividly characterised, old-fashioned social melodrama, well made on a low budget; a rare problem picture for Britain at this time. (Halliwell’s)


Main title from Love on the Dole (1941) (2). Walter Greenwood’s
Deborah Kerr (as Sally Hardcastle) in a photograph from Love on the Dole (1941) (1)


John Baxter
Director / Producer
Walter Greenwood
Writer (novel)
Ronald Gow
Writer (play)


British National Films
Production company
Anglo-American Film Corporation
Distribution company
Pathé Pictures Ltd.
Distribution company