The Divorce of Lady X1938

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The Divorce of Lady X
Directed by:
Tim Whelan

Released on January 15 of 1938 in the USA, "The Divorce of Lady X" (also known as "Besuch zur Nacht", "Avventura di Lady X, L'") is a Romance/Comedy film directed by Tim Whelan, and written by Ian Dalrymple (scenario and dialogue) and Lajos Biró (adaptation) , starring Merle Oberon, Laurence Olivier, Binnie Barnes, Ralph Richardson, Morton Selten and J.H. Roberts.

Who is the director of "The Divorce of Lady X":

The Divorce of Lady X was directed by Tim Whelan, an American director, writer, actor, and producer.

Before making The Divorce of Lady X, Tim Whelan had directed Farewell Again, released in 1937, The Mill on the Floss (1937), The Murder Man (1935). Since, he directed Sidewalks of London, released in 1938, Q Planes (1939), The Thief of Bagdad (1940), The Mad Doctor (1941), Twin Beds (1942), and Nightmare (1942).

When was "The Divorce of Lady X" released:

The Divorce of Lady X was first released in the United States on Saturday, January 15, 1938.. This was eighty-two (82) years ago.

It has been released on Saturday, January 01, 1938 in the United Kingdom; Sunday, September 18, 1938 in France and on Thursday, November 02, 1950 in Germany.

What is the casting of "The Divorce of Lady X":

At the casting of The Divorce of Lady X we find Merle Oberon, previously seen in Beloved Enemy (1936) and These Three (1936); Laurence Olivier (Fire Over England (1937), As You Like It (1936)); Binnie Barnes (Broadway Melody of 1938 (1937), Breezing Home (1937)) [ more... ]

  • Laurence Olivier, Ralph Richardson and Gus McNaughton can also be seen in Q Planes, released in 1939.
  • Laurence Olivier and Ralph Richardson can be seen in Battle of Britain, released in 1969.
  • Merle Oberon and Gertrude Musgrove also worked together in The Scarlet Pimpernel, released in 1934.

What is the Storyline of "The Divorce of Lady X":

Leslie Steele (Merle Oberon), a guest at a costume party is forced to stay overnight in a hotel because of a particularly bad London fog. As there are no rooms available, Steele talks her way into sharing a suite with Everard Logan (Laurence Olivier), a handsome but somewhat stiff lawyer. They spend the night together, quite chastely, but Logan becomes convinced that Leslie must be married. His conviction is confirmed when an old school friend, Lord Mere (Ralph Richardson) arrives and asks Everard to [...]

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