The Fallen Idol (1948)

Not Rated  |   |  Drama, Film-Noir, Mystery

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A butler working in a foreign embassy in London falls under suspicion when his wife accidentally falls to her death, the only witness being an impressionable young boy.



  • Bobby Henrey in The Fallen Idol (1948)
  • Sonia Dresdel and Bobby Henrey in The Fallen Idol (1948)
  • Bobby Henrey in The Fallen Idol (1948)
  • Michèle Morgan and Ralph Richardson in The Fallen Idol (1948)
  • Bobby Henrey and Ralph Richardson in The Fallen Idol (1948)
  • Sonia Dresdel and Ralph Richardson in The Fallen Idol (1948)

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In casting Phillipe, Carol Reed and company found the face they were looking for on the cover of a book, A Village in Piccadilly, part of a trilogy about the lives of French refugees from Nazism who had settled in London. The author, Robert Henrey, and his ... ...


Baines: Good day, sir... In his office there, miss.


When Julie leaves the tea shop and closes the shop door, there is an Open / Closed sign hanging on the glass pane of the door. But when Baines and Phillipe leave the tea shop a minute or so later, the sign is no longer there.


Plot Summary


Drama | Film-Noir | Mystery | Thriller

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