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Tiara Tahiti

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starring
James Mason John Mills with Claude Dauphin Herbert Lorn
Clifford Southey - a pompous, self-made man - arrives in Tahiti to establish a luxury tourist hotel. There to his horror, he discovers his old army and class enemy Brett Aimsley living an idyllic existence with a beautiful Tahitian girl. Ancient rivalries are rekindled when Southey confesses that he was responsible for Aimsley's ignominious dismissal from the British Army ... James Mason and John Mills perform with style in this lighthearted tropical comedy.
Screenplay by GEOFFREY COTTERELL and IVAN FOXWELL Produced by IVAN FOXWELL
Directed by WILLIAM T. KOTCHEFF Films: page 27

Contributors

Unknown: James Mason
Unknown: John Mills
Unknown: Claude Dauphin
Unknown: Herbert Lorn
Unknown: Clifford Southey
Unknown: Brett Aimsley
Unknown: James Mason
Unknown: John Mills
Unknown: Geoffrey Cotterell
Unknown: Ivan Foxwell
Produced By: Ivan Foxwell
Directed By: William T. Kotcheff
Brett Aimsley: James Mason
Lt-Col Clifford Southey: John Mills
Henri Farengue: Claude Dauphin
Chong Sing: Herbert Lom
Belle Annie: Rosenda Monteros
Desmoulins: Jacques Marin
Adele Franklin: Libby Morris
Millie Brooks: Madge Ryan
Joey: Gary Cockrell
Lt David Harper: Peter Barkworth
Capt Tom Enderby: Roy Kinnear

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