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I Thank a Fool (1962)

NR 09/14/1962 (US) Drama 1h 40m

Who is Fool? The Woman Who Would Kill for Love? The Wife Who Would Give Her Life for Her Love? Or the Husband Who Would Look "Elsewhere" for Love?


After mercifully killing her terminally ill lover, Dr. Christine Allison loses her medical license and spends two years in prison. Once she has completed her sentence, the lawyer who prosecuted Christine, Stephen Dane, hires her to care for his emotionally unstable wife, Liane. Christine takes the job, but when Liane's allegedly dead father reappears, Christine sets out to reveal the family's dark secrets.

  1. Robert Stevens


  2. Audrey Erskine-Lindop


  3. Karl Tunberg


Top Billed Cast

  1. Susan Hayward

    Susan Hayward

    Christine Allison

  2. Peter Finch

    Peter Finch

    Stephen Dane

  3. Diane Cilento

    Diane Cilento

    Liane Dane

  4. Cyril Cusack

    Cyril Cusack

    Captain Ferris

  5. Kieron Moore

    Kieron Moore


  6. Richard Wattis

    Richard Wattis


  7. Athene Seyler

    Athene Seyler

    Aunt Heather Chandler

  8. Miriam Karlin

    Miriam Karlin

    Woman in the Black Maria

  9. Laurence Naismith

    Laurence Naismith


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I Thank a Fool

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Original Language English

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