Saraband for Dead Lovers

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Sophie Dorothea is a young woman forced into a loveless marriage with Prince George Louis of Hanover. George Louis is later crowned King George I of England. Despairing of ever experiencing true love, the depressed queen finds life at court no solace. Sophie then falls for a dashing Swedish soldier of fortune, Count Konigsmark.

Movie Data


Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 36m

Budget -

Revenue -

Homepage -

Release Information

  • June 11, 1949



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Cast 22

  1. Stewart Granger

    Stewart Granger
    Count Philip Konigsmark

  2. Joan Greenwood

    Joan Greenwood
    Sophie Dorothea

  3. Flora Robson

    Flora Robson
    Countess Clara Platen

  4. Françoise Rosay

    Françoise Rosay
    The Electress Sophia

  5. Frederick Valk

    Frederick Valk
    The Elector Ernest Augustus

  6. Peter Bull

    Peter Bull
    Prince George Louis

  7. Michael Gough

    Michael Gough
    Prince Charles

  8. Megs Jenkins

    Megs Jenkins
    Frau Busche

  9. JB

    Jill Balcon

  10. David Horne

    David Horne
    Duke George William

  11. MS

    Mercia Swinburne
    Countess Eleanore

  12. CT

    Cecil Trouncer
    Major Eck

  13. NH

    Noel Howlett
    Count Platen

  14. Barbara Leake

    Barbara Leake
    Maria, Clara's Maid

  15. MM

    Miles Malleson
    Lord of Misrule

  16. AL

    Anthony Lang
    Young Prince George

  17. RL

    Rosemary Lang
    Young Princess Sophie

  18. ES
  19. Allan Jeayes

    Allan Jeayes
    Governor of Ahlden

  20. AM

    Aubrey Mallalieu
    Envoy at Ahlden

  21. Guy Rolfe

    Guy Rolfe
    Envoy at Ahlden

  22. Anthony Quayle

Crew 6


  1. Basil Dearden

    Basil Dearden


  1. Michael Balcon

    Michael Balcon

  2. MR

    Michael Relph


  1. HS
  2. JD

    John Dighton

  3. Alexander Mackendrick

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