Charles Laughton

Standard Name: Laughton, Charles


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Friends, Associates Ann Bridge
Textual Production Daphne Du Maurier
Alfred Hitchcock made Jamaica Inn into a motion picture in 1939. It was his first costume piece, and his last English film, starring Charles Laughton , Leslie Banks , Marie Ney , and Maureen O'Hara
Textual Production Emmuska, Baroness Orczy
Following a silent film of 1928 entitled The Triumph of the Scarlet Pimpernel (from the novel of the same title, 1922), Orczy and Julia Neilson gave permission for the filming of the work by London Film Productions


Alexander Korda produced the film The Private Life of Henry VIII; it starred Charles Laughton , who won the Oscar for best actor for his role in this picture.