Brief Encounter

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At a railway station cafe, housewife Laura Jesson meets doctor Alec Harvey. Both of them are already married, but they continue to meet at the cafe every Thursday despite the knowledge that their blossoming love is impossible.

  1. David Lean

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Ronald Neame


  3. Anthony Havelock-Allan


  4. Noël Coward


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  1. Celia Johnson

    Celia Johnson

    Laura Jesson

  2. Trevor Howard

    Trevor Howard

    Dr. Alec Harvey

  3. Stanley Holloway

    Stanley Holloway

    Albert Godby

  4. Joyce Carey

    Joyce Carey

    Myrtle Bagot

  5. Cyril Raymond

    Cyril Raymond

    Fred Jesson

  6. Everley Gregg

    Everley Gregg

    Dolly Messiter

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 26m

Budget -

Revenue -

Homepage -

Release Information

  • August 23, 1946
    PG-13, Theatrical



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