The Heart of the Matter1953

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The Heart of the Matter
Directed by:
George More O'Ferrall

Directed by George More O'Ferrall, "The Heart of the Matter" (also known as "Herz aller Dinge, Das", "Incubo dei Mau Mau, L'") is a Drama film, released in the USA on February 08 of 1954 . Trevor Howard and Elizabeth Allan are starring, alongside Maria Schell, Denholm Elliott, Gérard Oury and Peter Finch.

Who is the director of "The Heart of the Matter":

The Heart of the Matter was directed by George More O'Ferrall, an English director.

Before directing The Heart of the Matter, George More O'Ferrall had directed The Holly and the Ivy, released in 1952, Angels One Five (1952). Since, he directed Three Cases of Murder, released in 1955.

When was "The Heart of the Matter" released:

The Heart of the Matter was first released in the United States on Monday, February 08, 1954.. This was sixty-five (65) years ago.

It has been released on Tuesday, November 03, 1953 in the United Kingdom; Friday, January 22, 1954 in France and on Monday, July 05, 1954 in Germany.

What is the casting of "The Heart of the Matter":

At the casting of The Heart of the Matter we find Trevor Howard, previously seen in Gift Horse (1952) and Outcast of the Islands (1952); Elizabeth Allan (Twice Upon a Time (1953), Folly to Be Wise (1953)); Maria Schell (Solange Du da bist (1953), So Little Time (1952)) [ more... ]

  • Michael Hordern and Trevor Howard, Denholm Elliott also worked together in The Missionary, released in 1982.
  • Michael Hordern and George Coulouris can both be seen in I Accuse!, released in 1958.
  • Peter Finch and Michael Hordern also worked together in Windom's Way, released in 1957.

What is the Storyline of "The Heart of the Matter":

Trevor Howard plays Scobie, a policeman in Sierra Leone. He is unhappily married to Louise, played by Elizabeth Allan. While she is away, he begins a love affair with Helen, a European played by Maria Schell. However, Scobie's Catholic faith leaves him tormented with guilt.

The film also stars Denholm Elliott, Peter Finch, Gérard Oury, George Coulouris and Michael Hordern.

It contains no original score, but instead features indigenous music from Sierra Leone in West Africa, where location [...]

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