Main title from The Pumpkin Eater (1964) (3). Based on the novel by Penelope Mortimer

The Pumpkin Eater

(1964)

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| Film | United Kingdom | B&W | Drama | 1h 58min |
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| Stars: Anne Bancroft, Peter Finch, James Mason | Director: Jack Clayton

A compulsive mother (of eight children) finds her third marriage rocking when she gets evidence of her husband’s affairs

Cast

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Anne Bancroft
Jo Armitage
Peter Finch
Jake Armitage
British actor James Mason wears a black dinner jacket and bow tie
Bob Conway
Janine Gray
Beth Conway
Cedric Hardwicke
Mr James – Jo’s father
Rosalind Atkinson
Mrs James – Jo’s mother
Alan Webb
Mr Armitage – Jake’s father
Richard Johnson
Giles
Maggie Smith
Philpot
Eric Porter
Psychiatrist
Cyril Luckham
Doctor
Anthony Nicholls
Surgeon
John Franklyn-robbins
Parson
John Junkin
Undertaker
Yootha Joyce
Woman at Hairdressers
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Pictures

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Main title from The Pumpkin Eater (1964) (3). Based on the novel by Penelope Mortimer
The Pumpkin Eater Blu-ray from Indicator, 2017

Production

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Jack Clayton
Director
James Woolf
Producer
Penelope Mortimer
Writer
Harold Pinter
Writer

Companies

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Romulus Films
Production company