Importance of Being Earnest, The

Date: 1952
Director: Anthony Asquith
Production Company: British Film-Makers, Javelin Films

Stars: Michael Redgrave, Michael Denison, Edith Evans, Joan Greenwood, Dorothy Tutin, Margaret Rutherford, Miles Malleson
Location(s): London

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Jack Worthing and Algernon Moncrieff are two men that are both pretending to be someone they are not.

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John 'Ernest' Worthing arrives to call on his friend Algernon Moncrieff. Cumberland Terrace, London NW1 (RL)

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A carriage draws up bringing John Worthing to the Manor House in Woolton. This is a matte created for the film.

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John Worthing (Michael Redgrave) is met on the steps by Miss Prism (Margaret Rutherford) and Canon Dr. Chasuble (Miles Malleson).