Main title from The Seventh Veil (1945) (2). A Sydney Box production.

The Seventh Veil

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| Film | | United Kingdom | B&W | Drama, Music | 1h 34min |
Stars: James Mason, Ann Todd, Herbert Lom | Director: Compton Bennett

A concert pianist is romantically torn between her psychiatrist, her guardian and two other fellows

It Dares Strip Bare a Woman’s Mind

Reviews (1)

A splendid modern melodrama in the tradition of Jane Eyre and Rebecca; it set the seal of movie-going approval on psychiatry, classical music and James Mason, and it is the most utter tosh. (Halliwell’s)

Cast (13)

British actor James Mason wears a black dinner jacket and bow tie
Publicity photograph featuring Ann Todd, English actress.  Todd is wearing an ornate embroidered shawl.
Herbert Lom
Dr Larsen
Hugh McDermott
Peter Gay
Albert Lieven
Maxwell Leyden
Yvonne Owen
Susan Brook
David Horne
Dr Kendall
Manning Whiley
Dr Irving
Grace Allardyce
Ernest Davies
Lou (John Slater) in overcoat, tie and hat in a scene from It Always Rains on Sunday (1947)
Arnold Goldsborough
Muir Mathieson
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Compton Bennett


Sydney Box


(original story and screenplay)
(original story and screenplay)

Production companies

Ortus Films
Sydney Box Productions

Pictures (3)

Main title from The Seventh Veil (1945) (3). With Hugh McDermott, Herbert Lom
Main title from The Seventh Veil (1945) (2). A Sydney Box production.
Main title from The Seventh Veil (1945) (1). James Mason, Ann Todd
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