Vigil in the Night1940

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Vigil in the Night
Directed by:
George Stevens

"Vigil in the Night" (also known as "Angeli della notte") is a Drama film directed by George Stevens, and written by Fred Guiol, released in the USA on February 05 of 1940 , starring Carole Lombard, Brian Aherne, Anne Shirley, Julien Mitchell, Robert Coote and Brenda Forbes.

Who is the director of "Vigil in the Night":

Vigil in the Night was directed by George Stevens, an American director, producer, cinematographer, actor, and writer.

Before making Vigil in the Night, George Stevens had directed Gunga Din, released in 1939, Vivacious Lady (1938), A Damsel in Distress (1937), Swing Time (1936), Annie Oakley (1935), and Alice Adams (1935). Since, he directed Woman of the Year, released in 1942, The Talk of the Town (1942), On Our Merry Way (1948), I Remember Mama (1948), A Place in the Sun (1951), and Something to Live For (1952).

When was "Vigil in the Night" released:

Vigil in the Night was initially released on Monday, February 05, 1940, in the United States.. This was seventy-nine (79) years ago.

Who is at the casting of "Vigil in the Night":

At the casting of Vigil in the Night we find Carole Lombard, previously seen in In Name Only (1939) and Made for Each Other (1939); Brian Aherne (Captain Fury (1939), Juarez (1939)); Anne Shirley (Sorority House (1939), Boy Slaves (1939)) [ more... ]

  • Brian Aherne, Robert Coote, Ethel Griffies, Doris Lloyd and Emily Fitzroy can also be seen in Forever and a Day, released in 1943.
  • Brenda Forbes, Ethel Griffies, Doris Lloyd and Emily Fitzroy can be seen in The White Cliffs of Dover, released in 1944.
  • Brenda Forbes, Rita Page and Doris Lloyd can be seen in This Above All, released in 1942.
  • Brian Aherne, Robert Coote and Doris Lloyd also worked together in The Swan, released in 1956.

What is the Storyline of "Vigil in the Night":

In Great Britain, Vigil in the Night nurse Anne Lee (Carole Lombard) takes the blame for a fatal error made by her sister Lucy (Anne Shirley), also a nurse, and is forced to leave the hospital where they both work. She moves to a large city where she procures a job at another hospital and falls in love with Dr. Robert Prescott (Brian Aherne). Overcoming obstacles and personal tragedy along the way, Anne and Prescott work together to bring about better conditions for the care of the sick as well as [...]

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