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7th February 1958
1h 55m
Ralph Thomas

A Tale of Two Cities

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A Tale of Two Cities is a 1958 Historic Drama film released on 7th February; Ralph Thomas directed the film which stars Christopher Lee, Donald Pleasence and Ernest Clark.

British barrister Sydney Carton lives an insubstantial and unhappy life. He falls under the spell of Lucie Manette, but Lucie marries Charles Darnay. When Darnay goes to Paris to rescue an imprisoned family retainer, he becomes entangled in the snares of the brutal French Revolution and is himself jailed and condemned to the guillotine. But Sydney Carton, in love with a woman he cannot have, comes up with a daring plan to save her husband.

If you started watching this film now, it would finish at approximately 3:56pm.
Christopher Lee Christopher Lee
Age at Filming ≈ 35
Donald Pleasence Donald Pleasence
Age at Filming ≈ 38
Ernest Clark
Age at Filming ≈ 45
Dirk Bogarde
Age at Filming ≈ 36
Alan Tilvern
Age at Filming ≈ 39
Yves Brainville
Age at Filming ≈ 43
Freda Jackson
Age at Filming ≈ 48
Rosalie Crutchley
Age at Filming ≈ 37
Duncan Lamont
Age at Filming ≈ 39
Eric Pohlmann
Age at Filming ≈ 44
Leo McKern
Age at Filming ≈ 37
Sacha Pitoëff
Age at Filming ≈ 37
Alfie Bass
Age at Filming ≈ 36
Athene Seyler
Age at Filming ≈ 68
Cecil Parker
Age at Filming ≈ 60
Ian Bannen
Age at Filming ≈ 29
Marie Versini
Age at Filming ≈ 17
Paul Guers
Age at Filming ≈ 30
Dorothy Tutin
Age at Filming ≈ 27



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Cast Age

Estimated Ages At Time of Filming

5% 13-19
10% 20-29
50% 30-39
20% 40-49
10% 60-69
5% Unknown

Cast Genders

Who Is Most Represented

25% Female
75% Male

Good/Bad Characters

More Heroes of Villains?

100% Unknown

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What Characters Feature

100% Unknown