The Proud and Profane (1956)

06/13/1956 (US) DramaRomance 1h 51m
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In this romantic drama, beautiful Red Cross volunteer Lee Ashley (Deborah Kerr) arrives on the South Pacific island of New Caledonia to learn more about the circumstances surrounding the death of her husband, Howard, in the Battle of Guadalcanal. There, Ashley falls for the gruff, seductive Marine Lt. Col. Colin Buck (William Holden), but struggle and tragedy follow when the widow learns about the reality of Buck's life back home.

  1. George Seaton

    Director, Screenplay, Story

  2. Lucy Herndon Crockett


Top Billed Cast

  1. William Holden

    William Holden

    Lt. Col. Colin Black

  2. Deborah Kerr

    Deborah Kerr

    Lee Ashley

  3. Thelma Ritter

    Thelma Ritter

    Kate Connors

  4. Dewey Martin

    Dewey Martin

    Eddie Wodcik

  5. William Redfield

    William Redfield

    Chaplain Lt. (jg) Holmes

  6. Ross Bagdasarian

    Ross Bagdasarian


  7. Adam Williams

    Adam Williams

    Eustace Press

  8. Marion Ross

    Marion Ross


  9. Theodore Newton

    Theodore Newton

    Bob Kilpatrick

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The Proud and Profane
The Proud and Profane

Status Released

Original Language English

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