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Ladies in Retirement 1941 DVD - Ida Lupino / Louis Hayward

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In the late nineteenth century, Ellen Creed works as the live-in companion to Miss Leonora Fiske, a retired actress who lives in the English countryside and who still retains her theatrical mannerisms. Ellen receives notice that the landlady of her two sisters, Emily Creed and Louisa Creed, who currently live in London, is threatening to call the police to haul them away to an asylum because of their disruptive behavior due to their mentally deranged state. Ellen will not allow her sisters to be institutionalized, and convinces Miss Fiske to allow them to stay with them for a couple of days. Miss Fiske was unaware of their deranged mental state when she agreed and is also unaware that Ellen hopes to make their stay permanent. Both issues eventually become apparent to Miss Fiske, who cannot tolerate how Emily and Louisa disrupt her home life. However, Ellen "convinces" Miss Fiske to take an extended leave from the house, while Ellen tells her sisters that she bought the house from Miss... 

Cast

Ida Lupino as Ellen Creed
Louis Hayward as Albert Feather
Evelyn Keyes as Lucy
Elsa Lanchester as Emily Creed
Edith Barrett as Louisa Creed
Isobel Elsom as Leonora Fiske
Emma Dunn as Sister Theresa
Queenie Leonard as Sister Agatha
Clyde Cook as Bates

Runtime: 91 Minutes

 
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Stock Code: 999