Main title from The Root of All Evil (1947)

The Root of All Evil

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| Film | | UK | B&W | Drama | 1h 50min |
A
Stars: Phyllis Calvert, Michael Rennie, John McCallum

A jilted woman becomes unscrupulous in business in order to get even with her ex-boyfriend

Reviews (1)

Incredible farrago with a star ill-at-ease. (Halliwell’s)

Cast (18)

Glamorous British film star Phyllis Calvert wears a shawl as she smokes a cigarette.  A 1940s studio publicity photo for Madonna of the Seven Moons (1945).
Jeckie
Michael Rennie
Charles Mortimer
John McCallum
Bartle
Brefni O’Rorke
Farnish
Moore Marriott
Scholes
Lovely Hazel Court, British actress, who starred starred recently as Joan Huggett in Holiday Camp (1947) and as Helena Forsythe in My Sister and I (1948).  Picture reads ’Good Luck, Hazel Court’.
Rushie
Arthur Young
Grice
Reginald Purdell
Perkins
Hubert Gregg
Albert
Stewart Rome
Sir George
George Carney
Bowser
Pat Hicks
Lucy
George Merritt
Landlord
Rory MacDermot
Overthwaite
Maureen Moore
Mrs Scholes
Bryan Herbert
Stubley
Ellis Irving
Auctioneer
Diana Decker
Pam
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Director

Brock Williams

Producer

Harold Huth

Writer

Production company


Gainsborough Pictures

Pictures (1)

Main title from The Root of All Evil (1947)
The Root of All Evil (1947) opening credits