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Forever and a Day

In World War II, American Gates Trimble Pomfret is in London during the Blitz to sell the ancestral family house. The current tenant, Leslie Trimble, tries to dissuade him from selling by telling him the 140-year history of the place and the connections between the Trimble and Pomfret families.

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Forever and a Day Cast

Name Character
Reginald Gardiner He was 39, 77 years old when he died as Assistant Hotel Manager
Ray Milland He was 36, 79 years old when he died as Lt. William 'Bill' Trimble
Ruth Warrick She was 26, 88 years old when she died as Lesley Trimble
Buster Keaton He was 47, 70 years old when he died as Wilkins (plumber's helper)
Ida Lupino She was 24, 77 years old when she died as Jenny Jones
Cedric Hardwicke He was 49, 71 years old when he died as Mr. Dabb
Charles Laughton He was 43, 63 years old when he died as Bellamy - Dexter's Butler
Donald Crisp He was 60, 91 years old when he died as Capt. Martin
Brian Aherne He was 40, 83 years old when he died as Jim Trimble
C. Aubrey Smith He was 79, 85 years old when he died as Adm. Eustace Trimble
Robert Cummings He was 34, 82 years old when he died as Ned
Merle Oberon She was 31, 68 years old when she died as Marjorie Ismay
Patric Knowles He was 31, 84 years old when he died as Trimble-Pomfret Son
Gene Lockhart He was 51, 65 years old when he died as Cobblewick
Roland Young He was 55, 65 years old when he died as Henry Barringer
Nigel Bruce He was 47, 58 years old when he died as Maj. Garrow
Cecil Kellaway He was 49, 79 years old when he died as Dinner Guest
Una O'Connor She was 62, 78 years old when she died as Mrs. Caroline Ismay
Billy Bevan He was 55, 70 years old when he died as Wartime Cabby
Ian Hunter He was 42, 75 years old when he died as Dexter Pomfret
Jessie Matthews She was 35, 74 years old when she died as Mildred Trimble
Dame May Whitty She was 77, 82 years old when she died as Mrs. Lucy Trimble
Queenie Leonard She was 37, 96 years old when she died as Maid
Reginald Owen He was 55, 85 years old when he died as Simpson
Claude Rains He was 53, 77 years old when he died as Ambrose Pomfret
Victor McLaglen He was 56, 72 years old when he died as Archibald Spavin (hotel doorman)
June Lockhart She was 17, now 97 years old as Girl in Air Raid Shelter
June Duprez She was 24, 66 years old when she died as Julia Trimble-Pomfret
Eric Blore He was 55, 71 years old when he died as Charles
Connie Leon She was 62, 74 years old when she died as Wartime Londoner
Edward Everett Horton He was 56, 84 years old when he died as Sir Anthony Trimble-Pomfret
Herbert Marshall He was 52, 75 years old when he died as Curate in Air Raid Shelter
Richard Haydn He was 37, 80 years old when he died as Mr. Fulcher
Wendy Barrie She was 30, 65 years old when she died as Edith Trimble-Pomfret
Doreen Munroe as Wartime Londoner
Ethel Griffies She was 64, 97 years old when she died as Wife of Man in Air Raid Shelter
Gladys Cooper She was 54, 82 years old when she died as Mrs. Barringer
Montagu Love He was 65, 66 years old when he died as Sir John Bunn
Edmund Gwenn He was 65, 81 years old when he died as Stubbs
Anna Neagle She was 38, 81 years old when she died as Susan Trenchard
Arthur Treacher He was 48, 81 years old when he died as Second Air Raid Watcher
Anna Lee She was 30, 91 years old when she died as Cornelia Trimble-Pomfret
Elsa Lanchester She was 40, 84 years old when she died as Mamie
Halliwell Hobbes He was 65, 84 years old when he died as Doctor
Kent Smith He was 35, 78 years old when he died as Gates Trimble Pomfret
George Kirby He was 9, 61 years old when he died as Wartime Newspaper Vendor
May Beatty She was 62, 64 years old when she died as Wartime Londoner Cook
Harry Allen He was 77, 85 years old when he died as First Cockney Air Raid Watcher
Emily Fitzroy She was 82, 93 years old when she died as Ms. Fulcher
Aubrey Mather He was 57, 72 years old when he died as Man in Air Raid Shelter

Forever and a Day Crew

Name Department
Charles Bennett as Writer. He was 72 (124) years old when He died Writing
Robert Stevenson as Director. He was 37 (81) years old when He died Directing
C. S. Forester as Writer. He was 43 (66) years old when He died Writing
Nicholas Musuraca as Director of Photography. He was 50 (82) years old when He died Camera
Victor Saville as Director. He was 47 (83) years old when He died Directing
Frank Lloyd as Director. He was 56 (74) years old when He died Directing
Peter Godfrey as Writer. He was 4 (31) years old when He died Writing
René Clair as Director. He was 44 (82) years old when He died Directing
James Hilton as Writer. He was 42 (54) years old when He died Writing
Edmund Goulding as Director. He was 51 (68) years old when He died Directing
Herbert Wilcox as Director. He was 50 (85) years old when He died Directing
Norman Corwin as Writer. He was 32 (101) years old when He died Writing
Lawrence Hazard as Writer. He was 45 (61) years old when He died Writing
Cedric Hardwicke as Director. He was 49 (71) years old when He died Directing
Jack Hartfield as Writer. Writing
S.M. Herzig as Writer. Writing
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Forever and a Day (79 years)

The Picture With a $1,000,000 Cast

  • Release day: Thursday, January 21, 1943
  • Runtime: 104 minutes