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



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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

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