Pandora and the Flying Dutchman

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| Film | | UK | Colour | Drama | 2h 2min
Stars: James Mason, Ava Gardner, Nigel Patrick

A cold but beautiful American woman in Spain falls for a mystery man who turns out to be a ghostly sea captain; she dies so as to be with him

Cast (15)

British actor James Mason wears a black dinner jacket and bow tie
Hendrik van der Zee
Ava Gardner
Pandora Reynolds
British actor Nigel Patrick, dressed in jacket and tie, smokes a cigarette
Stephen Cameron
Sheila Sim, whose steady rise to success in such films as A Canterbury Tale, The Guinea Pig and Dear Mr Prohack has established her as an accomplished actress who epitomises youthful English charm, has an important romantic role in Pandora and the Flying Dutchman.  She plays Janet, the archaeologist narrator’s niece, who suffers unhappiness through her love for Pandora’s fiancé, a famous racing motorist, portrayed by Nigel Patrick
Janet
Harold Warrender
Geoffrey Fielding
Mario Cabré
Juan Montalvo
Marius Goring
Reggie Demarest
John Laurie
Angus
Pamela Kellino
Jenny
Patricia Raine
Peggy
Margarita D’Alvarez
Senora Montalvo
La Pillina
Spanish dancer
Abraham Sofaer
Judge
Francisco Igual
Vicente
Guillermo Beltrán
Barman
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Director

Albert Lewin

Production companies


Dorkay Productions

Romulus Films

Pictures (1)

Sheila Sim, whose steady rise to success in such films as A Canterbury Tale, The Guinea Pig and Dear Mr Prohack has established her as an accomplished actress who epitomises youthful English charm, has an important romantic role in Pandora and the Flying Dutchman.  She plays Janet, the archaeologist narrator’s niece, who suffers unhappiness through her love for Pandora’s fiancé, a famous racing motorist, portrayed by Nigel Patrick
Sheila Sim in a publicity shot for Pandora and the Flying Dutchman