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Welles Directs The Lady from Shanghai

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We have produced a Style Guide to help editors follow a standard format when editing a listing. If you are unsure how best to edit this programme please take a moment to read it.
continues the season of films by Orson Welles who died in October.
Today starring Rita Hayworth Orson Welles
Rita Hayworth herself proposed that husband Orson Welles direct her in this bravura thriller about cross and double-cross among a party of rich folk on a yacht. Rita sported an unexpected short haircut and played a femme rather more fatale than usual - all in keeping with Welles's dazzling direction which included the classic final shoot-out in a hall of mirrors.
Michael O'Hara ORSONWELLES
Screenplay by ORSON WELLES
Based on the novel If I Die Before I Wake by SHERWOOD KING Produced and directed by ORSON WELLES
(Welles Directs Chimes at Midnight tomorrow at 3.45 pm)
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Contributors

Unknown: Orson Welles
Unknown: Rita Hayworth
Unknown: Orson Welles
Unknown: Rita Hayworth
Unknown: Michael O'Hara
Play By: Orson Welles
Directed By: Orson Welles
Elsa Bannister: Rita Hayworth
Arthur Bannister: Everett Sloane
George Grisby: Glenn Anders
Sidney Broom: Ted de Corsia
Goldie: Gus Schilling
Jake: Louis Merrill
Judge: Erskine Sanford
District Attorney Galloway: Carl Frank
Bessie: Evelyn Ellis

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Welles Directs The Lady from Shanghai

BBC Two England, 29 December 1985 13.55






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