Home At Seven (Empire DVD Review)

HomeAtSevenSquareRalph Richardson made his sole venture behind the camera with this talky adaptation of R.C. Sheriff’s 1950 chamber piece, in which he reprised his popular West End stage role as a bank clerk who suffers a bout of temporary amnesia, and subsequently finds himself embroiled in a murder mystery. It’s moderately suspenseful stuff, with sterling support from Jack Hawkins and Margaret Leighton, but it’s all played with such jollity that the jeopardy never feels real.

FILM ★★★

EXTRAS Image gallery. ★★


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: