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Thérèse Raquin (BBC 1950, Sonia Dresdel, Nancy Price)

Period drama. In 19th Century France, Therese Raquin’s lover murders her husband leaving the pair full of remorse.

The BBC remade this in 1980 for a more full bodied 3 part version. This version was broadcast live and no longer exists.

production details
UK / BBC / 1x 90 minute episode / AIRDATE: 2 March 1950 black and white

Novel: Emile Zola / Translation: Alexander Teixeria de Mattos / Producer: Douglas Allen

cast
Sonia Desdrel as Thérèse Raquin
Nancy Price as Madame Raquin
Brian Oulton as Camiulle Raquin
David Greene as Laurent
Frank Birch as M Grivet
Harcourt Williams as M Michaud
Margaret Barton as Suzanne