Brief Encounter


1h 30m 1974

Brief Synopsis

An updated version of the 1946 film classic (based on Noel Coward's 1936 drama) retelling the bittersweet tale of two married strangers who meet by chance in an English train station and drift into a short but poignant romance. Sophia Loren made her TV acting debut, not as the proper British lady of

Film Details

Also Known As
Hallmark Hall of Fame (11/12/74)
Release Date
1974
Production Company
NBC Entertainment; Panavision, Ltd.; Pinewood Studios, Ltd.; Rank Film Laboratory
Distribution Company
Itc Entertainment Group
Location
London, England, United Kingdom

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 30m

Synopsis

An updated version of the 1946 film classic (based on Noel Coward's 1936 drama) retelling the bittersweet tale of two married strangers who meet by chance in an English train station and drift into a short but poignant romance. Sophia Loren made her TV acting debut, not as the proper British lady of the original, but as an Italian-born housewife married into the English middle-class for seventeen years.

Film Details

Also Known As
Hallmark Hall of Fame (11/12/74)
Release Date
1974
Production Company
NBC Entertainment; Panavision, Ltd.; Pinewood Studios, Ltd.; Rank Film Laboratory
Distribution Company
Itc Entertainment Group
Location
London, England, United Kingdom

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 30m

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Miscellaneous Notes

Aired in United States November 12, 1974

Telecast as a presentation of "Hallmark Hall of Fame."