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Edna Best

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Also Known As: Died: September 18, 1974
Born: March 3, 1900 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Hove, England, GB Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

The Iron Curtain (1948) as Mrs. Foster
This film, based on real events, focuses on the defection of Soviet Embassy code specialist Igor Gouzenko.
The Late George Apley (1947) as Catherine Apley
Young love rocks a staid Boston family.
The Ghost and Mrs. Muir (1947) as Martha Huggins
A spirited widow rents a haunted cottage and builds an emotional bond with the resident ghost.
Swiss Family Robinson (1940) as Elizabeth Robinson
A family setting out for a new life across the sea is shipwrecked on a deserted island. The family members collaborate to create an idyllic home for themselves, only to find the island under siege by pirates.
A Dispatch from Reuters (1940) as Ida Magnus
An entrepreneur builds an international news agency.
Intermezzo, a Love Story (1939) as Margit [Brandt]
A married violinist deserts his family when he falls for his accompanist.
Prison Without Bars (1939) as Yvonne
Suzanne, Renee, Nina and Marta all hate their prison and all the girls are trying to escape while Madame Appel just causes chaos throughout the whole film. The girls are used to being slapped and treated badly, so when Yvonne comes along and asks them to tell her their complaints, they don't believe her at first.
South Riding (1938) as Sarah Barton
"Winifred Holtby realised that Local Government is not a dry affair of meetings and memoranda:- but 'the front-line defence thrown up by humanity against its common enemies of sickness, poverty and ignorance.' She built her story around six people working for a typical County Council:- Beneath the lives of the public servants runs the thread of their personal drama. Our story tells how a public life affects the private life; and how a man's personal sufferings make him what he is in public. " Corruption, intrigue and romance in a Yorkshire setting. A country squire whose wife is in a mental hospital becomes attracted to a crusading local schoolmistress.
The Man Who Knew Too Much (1935) as Jill Lawrence
A British family gets mixed up with spies and an assassination plot while vacationing in Switzerland.
The Key (1934) as Norah [Kerr]
A British officer stationed in Ireland falls for the wife of an intelligence man.
Faithful Heart (1933) as Blackie
Michael and Mary (1932) as Mary Rowe

Cast (special)

Berkeley Square (1959) as Lady Anne Pettigrew
The story of Peter Standish, a modern-day American who is whisked back in time when he moves into a mansion on Berkeley Square in London and discovers that he is the namesake of an eighteenth-century ancestor.

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