Overview

In 1831, Irishman Charles Adare travels to Australia to start a new life with the help of his cousin who has just been appointed governor. When he arrives he meets powerful landowner and ex-convict Sam Flusky, who wants to do a business deal with him. Whilst attending a dinner party at Flusky's house, Charles meets Flusky's wife Henrietta who he had known as a child back in Ireland. Henrietta is an alcoholic and seems to be on the verge of madness.

  1. James Bridie

    Screenplay

  2. Helen Simpson

    Novel

  3. Alfred Hitchcock

    Director

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Status Released

Release Information

  • September 8, 1949
    Theatrical

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Original Language English

Runtime 1h 48m

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