Mr Emmanuel

(1944)

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| Film | B&W | Drama | 1h 37min |
A
| Stars: Felix Aylmer, Greta Gynt, Walter Rilla | Director: Harold French

In 1936 an elderly Jew visits Germany in search of the mother of an orphan boy

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Cast

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British actor Felix Aylmer wears a white dinner jacket and bow tie
Mr Emmanuel
Greta Gynt (as Elsie Silver) in a screenshot from Mr. Emmanuel (1944) (4)
Elsie Silver
Walter Rilla
Brockenburg
Peter Mullins
Bruno
Ursula Jeans
Frau Heinkes
Elspeth March
Rose Cooper
Friedrich Richter
Herr Heinkes
Charles Goldner
Committee Secretary
Margaret Vyner
Frau Lindström
Publicity photo featuring British actress Irene Handl
Trude
Maria Berger
Frau Kahn
Frederick Schiller
Examiner
Oscar Ebelsbacher
Professor
Milo Sperber
Student
Meier Tzelniker
Mr Silver
Jean Simmons, British actress, wears a lacy top and a pearl necklace as she poses for a 1950s publicity photo
Sally Cooper
Erik Freund
Lawyer
Guy Deghy
Police Lieutenant
Lyonel Watts
Headmaster
Nell Ballantyne
Cameron
Patric Curwen
Doctor
Grant Miller
Cabot
Helen Misener
Mrs Silver
Arnold Marlé
Herr Kahn
Norman Pierce
Capt John Cooper
Warren Lister
Dickie Cooper
Mela White
Jane Cooper
Yvan Deley
Klaus
David Baxter
Otto
Cameron Hall
Koch
Sam Wilkinson
Postman
Elizabeth Sydney
Teashop Girl
Jean Shepeard
Mrs Hargreaves
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Reviews

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Simply made, but quite effective and unusual story giving Aylmer his only star part. (Halliwell’s)

Film clips

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Main title from Mr Emmanuel (1944).  In 1936 an elderly Jew visits Germany in seach of the mother of an orphan boy

Mr Emmanuel (1944) opening credits

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Main title from Mr Emmanuel (1944). In 1936 an elderly Jew visits Germany in seach of the mother of an orphan boy.

Mr Emmanuel (Felix Aylmer) dismisses concerns for his safety and travels by train to Nazi Germany

Mr Emmanuel’s trip to Germany

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Mr Emmanuel (Felix Aylmer) dismisses concerns for his safety and travels by train to Nazi Germany.

Singer Elsie Silver (Greta Gynt) performs a solo number at a club in 1930s Berlin

Elsie Silver performs in 1930s Berlin

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Singer Elsie Silver (Greta Gynt) performs a solo number at a club in 1930s Berlin.

Pictures

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Poster from Mr Emmanuel (1944) (1). ‘Orchids,’ says Walter Winchell. ‘A must for all people,’ says Louis Sobol
Greta Gynt (as Elsie Silver) in a screenshot from Mr. Emmanuel (1944) (4)
Felix Aylmer (as Mr Emmanuel) in a screenshot from Mr. Emmanuel (1944) (3)
Screenshot from Mr. Emmanuel (1944) (2)
Screenshot from Mr. Emmanuel (1944) (1)
Main title from Mr. Emmanuel (1944)

Production

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Harold French
Director
William Sistrom
Producer
Louis Golding
Writer (novel)

Companies

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Two Cities Film production company logo (2)
Two Cities Films
Production company
Eagle-Lion Distributors Limited
Distribution company