Faithful Heart


1h 22m 1933

Film Details

Release Date
Aug 15, 1933
Premiere Information
London opening: May 1932; New York opening: week of 14 Aug 1933
Production Company
Gaumont-British Picture Corp.
Distribution Company
Helber Pictures
Country
Great Britain and United States
Screenplay Information
Based on the play The Faithful Heart by Monckton Hoffe (London, 16 Nov 1921).

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 22m
Film Length
7,504ft

Synopsis

Sailor Waverly Ango deserts the woman he loves, only to be confronted twenty years later by his illegitimate daughter by his now-deceased lover. He is then forced to choose between his fiancée and his new-found daughter.

Film Details

Release Date
Aug 15, 1933
Premiere Information
London opening: May 1932; New York opening: week of 14 Aug 1933
Production Company
Gaumont-British Picture Corp.
Distribution Company
Helber Pictures
Country
Great Britain and United States
Screenplay Information
Based on the play The Faithful Heart by Monckton Hoffe (London, 16 Nov 1921).

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 22m
Film Length
7,504ft

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Notes

According to Variety, American distributor Helber replaced the original soundtrack with one made using the voices of American actors. Variety reported that this caused a great uproar in the British trade press, which attacked the dubbing of "'American' for British speech."