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Boys in Brown (1949)

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85 min | Crime, Drama

A slice of life in a British Borstal reform institution for young criminals.
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Updated Dec 31, 1949

Release date
Dec 1949 (United Kingdom)

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36 cast members
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Jack Warner
Governor Governor   See fewer
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Richard Attenborough
Jackie Knowles Jackie Knowles   See fewer
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Dirk Bogarde
Alfie Rawlins Alfie Rawlins   See fewer
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Jimmy Hanley
Bill Foster Bill Foster   See fewer
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Barbara Murray
Kitty Hurst Kitty Hurst   See fewer
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Patrick Holt
Tigson Tigson   See fewer
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Thora Hird
Mrs. Knowles Mrs. Knowles   See fewer
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Graham Payn
Plato Cartwright Plato Cartwright   See fewer
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Michael Medwin
Sparrow Sparrow   See fewer
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Alfie Bass
Basher Basher   See fewer
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Marten Tiffen
Dusty (as Martin Tiffen) Dusty (as Martin Tiffen)   See fewer
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Philip Stainton
Principal Prison Officer Principal Prison Officer   See fewer
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Cyril Chamberlain
Mr. Johnson Mr. Johnson   See fewer
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Tony Quinn
Mr. Knight Mr. Knight   See fewer
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Elspeth March
Mrs. Smith Mrs. Smith   See fewer
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Ronald Adam
Judge (uncredited) Judge (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Clifford
Mr. Smith (uncredited) Mr. Smith (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank Coburn
Holdup Man (uncredited) Holdup Man (uncredited)   See fewer
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Clive Dunn
Holdup Man (uncredited) Holdup Man (uncredited)   See fewer
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Charles Farrell
Mr. Sykes (uncredited) Mr. Sykes (uncredited)   See fewer
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Philip Hillman
Sykes Jr. (uncredited) Sykes Jr. (uncredited)   See fewer
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Rose Howlett
Mrs. Sykes (uncredited) Mrs. Sykes (uncredited)   See fewer
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James Knight
Prison Officer (uncredited) Prison Officer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Molly Lumley
Woman Watching Play (uncredited) Woman Watching Play (uncredited)   See fewer
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Robert Moore
Gym Instructor (uncredited) Gym Instructor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Peter Mullins
Borstal boy (uncredited) Borstal boy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Richard Neller
Borstal Master (uncredited) Borstal Master (uncredited)   See fewer
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Harry Terry
Borstal Master (uncredited) Borstal Master (uncredited)   See fewer
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Reg Thomason
Borstal Boy (uncredited) Borstal Boy (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Warren
Signalman (uncredited) Signalman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ben Williams
Borstal Master (uncredited) Borstal Master (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.1 / 10 | 183 votes