The View from Pompey's Head (1955)

NR 11/04/1955 (US) Drama 1h 37m
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Anson Page, a lawyer with Southern roots leaves New York, his wife and his kids for Georgia. His assignment is to investigate the case of Garvin Wales, a famous writer, now nearly blind and embittered, whose royalties have apparently never reached him. Back in his native South, Page finds himself immediately exposed to what he had fled : racial and class prejudices. But he also meets his former love, Dinah, now married to go-getter uncouth businessman Mickey Higgins. Will he find out whatever happened to 2,000 dollars in rights Wales did not cash? Will Dinah and Anson renew their love story?

  1. Philip Dunne

    Director, Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Richard Egan

    Richard Egan

    Anson 'Sonny' Page

  2. Dana Wynter

    Dana Wynter

    Dinah Blackford Higgins

  3. Sidney Blackmer

    Sidney Blackmer

    Garvin Wales

  4. Marjorie Rambeau

    Marjorie Rambeau

    Lucy Devereaux Wales

  5. Dorothy Patrick

    Dorothy Patrick

    Meg Page

  6. Rosemarie Stack

    Rosemarie Stack

    Kit Robins Garrick

  7. Jerry Paris

    Jerry Paris

    Ian Garrick

  8. Ruby Goodwin

    Ruby Goodwin


  9. DeForest Kelley

    DeForest Kelley

    Jim - Hotel Clerk

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The View from Pompey's Head
The View from Pompey's Head

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Original Language English

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