The Heart of the Matter (1953)

Heart of the Matter
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating N/A
Runtime 1hr 45mins.
Genres Drama
Keywords N/A
Status Released
US Release Date
  
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Trevor Howard Actor Harry Scobie 1 1000001
Elizabeth Allan Actor Louise Scobie 1 1000002
Maria Schell Actor Helen Rolt 1 1000003
Denholm Elliott Actor Wilson 1 1000004
Peter Finch Actor Father Rank 1 1000005
Gerard Oury Actor Yusef 1 1000006
George Coulouris Actor Portugese Captain 1 1000007
Earl Cameron Actor Ali 1 1000008
Colin Gordon Actor Colonial Secretary 1 1000009
Evelyn Roberts Actor Col Wright 1 1000010
Michael Hordern Actor Commissioner of Police 1 1000011
Cyril Raymond Actor Carter 1 1000012
Orlando Martins Actor Rev Clay 1 1000013
Gillian Lind Actor Mrs Carter 1 1000014
John Rae Actor Loder 1 1000015
Peter Burton Actor Perrot 1 1000016
Eileen Thorndike Actor Mrs Bowles 1 1000017
Anthony Snell Actor Doctor 1 1000018
Jane Henderson Actor Miss Malcott 1 1000019
Stanley Lunin Actor Forbes 1 1000020
Eugene Leahy Actor Newall 1 1000021
Chris Rhodes Actor French Officer 1 1000022
Judith Furse Actor Dr Sykes 1 1000023
Ewan Roberts Actor Druce 1 1000024
Jack Allen Actor RNVR Lieutenant 1 1000025
John Akar Actor Servent 1 1000026
John Glyn-Jones Actor Harris 1 1000027
Assany Kamara Wilson Actor African Sergeant 1 1000028
Saidu Fofana Actor African Policeman 1 1000029
Errol John Actor African Policeman 1 1000030
George More O'Ferrall Director n/a 2 2000001
Ian Dalrymple Producer n/a 3 3000001
Alexander Korda Producer n/a 3 3000002
Ian Dalrymple Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Lesley Storm Writer (adaptation) adaptation 120896 4000002
Graham Greene Source Material (from novel) ("The Heart of the Matter") 120793 4000003
Jack Hildyard Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
Gerry Fisher Camera Assistant n/a 120867 6000002
Sidney Stone Editor n/a 172 7000001
Edric Connor Music n/a 120781 8000001
Joseph Bato Production Designer production design 164 9000001
Julia Squire Costume Designer costume design 169 13000001
Synopsis
A very religious police comissioner in Sierra Leone during World War II finds himself tormented with his moral conviction when his unhappy marriage leads him to fall for a beautiful woman refugee, a survivor of an attack by a German U-Boat.