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John Halifax

1938
1h 9m
Drama
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Cast

John Warwick (John Halifax)Nancy Burne (Ursula March)Ralph Michael (Phineas Fletcher)D.J. Williams (Abel Fletcher)Brian Buchel (Lord Luxmore)Elsie Wagstaff (Jael)Billy Bray (Tully)Hugh Bicket (Doctor Grainger)W.E. Holloway (Mr. Jessop)Clive Baxter (John as a Boy)Michael Gainsborough (Boy)Roddy McDowall (Boy)Muriel Pavlow (Phineas as a Boy)

Director

George King

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Synopsis

Adapted from the novel by Elizabeth Craik it tells the story of John Halifax who, despite humble beginnings, becomes a highly respected local businessman. As partner in a mill he weathers the turbulent economic times of the early 1800s.

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