The Man in Grey


1h 55m 1943

Brief Synopsis

At an estate auction in WWII England, two strangers meet and muse about their families' history and possible connections. Flashbacks reveal the story of the sweet, rich, and beautiful Clarissa Richmond and her friendship with bitter, impoverished Hesther Snow. Their fates are intertwined even as their paths diverge. Clarissa marries the handsome but cruel Marquis of Rohan while Hesther becomes an actress. Eventually, the two women meet again and Clarissa brings the scheming Hester into her household. As Clarissa searches for true love, Hesther plots to take away everything that belongs to her.

Film Details

Also Known As
Man in Gray, The, Man in Grey
Genre
Romance
Drama
Release Date
1943
Location
England, United Kingdom

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 55m
Sound
Mono (BAF)
Color
Black and White
Theatrical Aspect Ratio
1.37 : 1

Synopsis

At an estate auction in WWII England, two strangers meet and muse about their families' history and possible connections. Flashbacks reveal the story of the sweet, rich, and beautiful Clarissa Richmond and her friendship with bitter, impoverished Hesther Snow. Their fates are intertwined even as their paths diverge. Clarissa marries the handsome but cruel Marquis of Rohan while Hesther becomes an actress. Eventually, the two women meet again and Clarissa brings the scheming Hester into her household. As Clarissa searches for true love, Hesther plots to take away everything that belongs to her.

Film Details

Also Known As
Man in Gray, The, Man in Grey
Genre
Romance
Drama
Release Date
1943
Location
England, United Kingdom

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 55m
Sound
Mono (BAF)
Color
Black and White
Theatrical Aspect Ratio
1.37 : 1

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Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States 1983

Released in United States 1983 (Shown at FILMEX: Los Angeles International Film Exposition (British Film Institute: A 50th Anniversary Tribute) April 13 - May 1, 1983.)