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Title of the Film THE DIVORCE OF LADY X
Alternative Titles  
English Titles  
Year of Release 1938
Country of Origin UK
Language(s) English
Run Time (in minutes) 93
Length (in meters) 2542
Colour colour
Genre Romance, comedy
Based on/Source Play "Counsel's Opinion" by Gilbert Wakefield
Production Companies London Film Productions
Producer(s) Alexander Korda
Director Tim Whelan
Cast Merle Oberon, Laurence Olivier, Binnie Barnes, Ralph Richardson
Literature Times, 10 January 1938
Kinematograph Weekly, 13 January 1938
Jewish Chronicle, 14 January 1938
Film Weekly, 15 January 1938
Picturegoer Weekly, 29 January 1938
Monthly Film Bulletin, January 1938
Mein Film (Vienna), 11 March 1938
New York Times, 1 April 1938
Pariser Tageszeitung, 9 June 1938
Picturegoer Weekly, 24 September 1938
Special notes Screenplay: Ian Dalrymple, Arthur Wimperis, Lajos Biro
Music: Miklos Rozsa
Art direction: Lazare Meerson
Costumes: Rene Hubert

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