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Interlude (1968)

Approved | | Drama, Romance | 17 August 1968 (Japan)
A famous conductor gives an interview to a pretty young reporter. He speaks a bit too frankly and finds he's given himself an unwanted sabbatical from conducting. He begins an affair with ... See full summary »

Director:

Kevin Billington

Writers:

Lee Langley (original screenplay), Hugh Leonard (original screenplay)
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Nominated for 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 1 win. See more awards »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Oskar Werner ... Stefan Zelter
Barbara Ferris ... Sally
Virginia Maskell ... Antonia
Donald Sutherland ... Lawrence
Nora Swinburne ... Mary
Alan Webb Alan Webb ... Andrew
Bernard Kay ... George Selworth
Geraldine Sherman Geraldine Sherman ... Natalie
John Cleese ... T.V. P R Man
Humphrey Burton Humphrey Burton ... T.V. Director
Gino Melvazzi ... Mario (as Gino Mulvazzi)
Muguette De Braie Muguette De Braie ... Mario's Wife
Robert Lang ... Humphrey Turnbull
Roslyn De Winter Roslyn De Winter ... Humphrey's Secretary
Janet Davies ... Nanny
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Storyline

A famous conductor gives an interview to a pretty young reporter. He speaks a bit too frankly and finds he's given himself an unwanted sabbatical from conducting. He begins an affair with the young reporter during his interlude and the accumulation of differences in their ages and background begins to mount up. Written by John Vogel {jlvogel@comcast.net}

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Must it happen once to everyone? See more »

Genres:

Drama | Romance

Certificate:

Approved | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Details

Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

17 August 1968 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

Interludio See more »

Filming Locations:

Berkshire, England, UK See more »

Company Credits

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono (RCA Sound Recording)

Color:

Color (Technicolor) (as Technicolor®)

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Virginia Maskell died prior to the film's release. See more »

Connections

Remake of When Tomorrow Comes (1939) See more »

Soundtracks

Sections of 3rd and 4th Movements of 5th Symphony
by Ludwig van Beethoven (as Ludwig Van Beethoven)
Concert Music Played by The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Leader John Ronane
Conducted by Ernest Fleischmann
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Totally in love with this movie!
29 October 2004 | by AnitracapeSee all my reviews

This movie is very under-rated! The cast is outstanding, with Oskar Werner at his best; the love-story sweet and mellow; and the beautiful music and scenery complete the heart and soul of this sweet tear-jerker. The story of an affair between a pompous orchestra conductor and a naive reporter, it will lead you through the destruction of lives from true love that came too late. It will make you laugh and cry and, perhaps, leave with a soulful remembrance of a long-lost love. Once frequently shown, it seems to have disappeared--except in fans' memories, who now wait and hope it will be released on DVD, along with a soundtrack CD. Age of this film should not be a deterrent. This is definitely a must-see for anyone who loves a good love-story! This and other soundtracks may be purchased from ScreenArchives.com for $20.


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