Lost Horizon. Goodbye, Mr. Chips. Random Harvest. To these James Hilton novels that became acclaimed and beloved films, add So Well Remembered. John Mills heads a distinguished cast in this story of a dedicated news editor in a slum-ridden English mill town and his doomed marriage to the beautiful, headstrong daughter (Martha Scott) of a corrupt mill owner. Spanning the years from the end of one world war to the end of the next, So Well Remembered captures the sweep of history and the power of reform through the emotionally charged lens of personal lives. Thats author Hiltons voice you hear in the films eloquent narration passages. Edward Dmytryk (Tender Comrade, Murder, My Sweet, The Caine Mutiny) directs. **Please beaware that this is a manufactured on demand disc that was created using a DVD-R disc. It should play in all standard DVD players.
Based on the novel by James Hilton, this romantic drama chronicles the tumultuous relationship between a news editor in a small English town and the beautiful daughter of a corrupt mill owner. On the day that World War II ends in Europe, the man reflects upon the previous 25 years and how scandal, love, political ambitions, and an outbreak of diphtheria changed his life. John Mills, Martha Scott, Patricia Roc star. 114 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono.