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Love on the Dole

7/10
Drama
 

Depressing and realistic family drama about the struggles of unemployment and poverty in 1930s Lancashire. The 20-year-old Kerr gives an emotionally charged performance as Hardcastle, one of the cotton workers trying to make life better. Interlaced with humour that brings a ray of sunshine to the pervasive bleakness, this remains a powerful social study of life between the wars, and was a rare problem picture to come out of Britain at the time.

 
Actors: Deborah Kerr , Clifford Evans , George Carney , Mary Merrall , Geoffrey Hibbert , Joyce Howard , Frank Cellier , Martin Walker , Maire O'Neill , Iris Vandeleur
Directors: John Baxter
Country: UK
Release: 1941-06-28
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