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ANNA KARENINA


Title of the Film ANNA KARENINA
Alternative Titles TOLSTOY'S ANNA KARENINA
English Titles  
Year of Release 1948
Country of Origin UK
Language(s) English, Italian
Run Time (in minutes) 139
Length (in meters)  
Colour b/w
Genre Drama
Based on/Source Novel by Leo Tolstoy
Production Companies London Film Productions
Producer(s) Alexander Korda, Herbert Mason
Director Julien Duvivier
Cast Vivien Leigh, Ralph Richardson, Kieron Moore, Hugh Dempster, Marie Lohr, Therese Giehse
Literature Picture Post, 19 July 1947
Times, 22 January 1948
Picture Post, 24 January 1948
Variety, 28 January 1948
Kinematograph Weekly, 29 January 1948
Jewish Chronicle, 30 January 1948
Punch, 4 February 1948
Monthly Film Bulletin, February 1948
New York Times, 28 April 1948
Time, 3 May 1948 (James Agee)
Picturegoer, 25 September 1948
Special notes Art director: Andrej Andrejew
"There is atmosphere in this version of 'Anna Karenina', atmosphere and the sense of period. (Times)




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