Under Capricorn (1949)

Crime, Drama, Romance

Under Capricorn
Cast: Ingrid Bergman, Joseph Cotten, Michael Wilding, Margaret Leighton

In 1831, Irishman Charles Adare (Michael Wilding) travels to Australia to start a new life with the help of his cousin, who has just been appointed Governor. When he arrives, he meets powerful landowner and ex-convict Sam Flusky (Joseph Cotten), who wants to do a business deal with him. While attending a dinner party at Flusky's house, Charles meets Flusky's wife Henrietta (Ingrid Bergman), whom he had known as a child back in Ireland. Henrietta is an alcoholic, and seems to be on the verge of madness.

  • Warner Bros., Transatlantic Pictures Company:
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  • 08 Oct 1949 Released:
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  • John Colton (play), Margaret Linden (play), Helen Simpson (novel), Hume Cronyn (adaptation), James Bridie (screenplay) Writer:
  • Alfred Hitchcock Director:
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