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The Blue Veil (1951)

113 min | Drama

Louise Mason is a young widow who fills her empty life with the task of becoming a children's nurse. As the years pass, and the widow tries to find her own place in life, her young charges, the children of various employers, grow and soon ...See moreLouise Mason is a young widow who fills her empty life with the task of becoming a children's nurse. As the years pass, and the widow tries to find her own place in life, her young charges, the children of various employers, grow and soon find themselves ready to face the world. When it seems that she will be alone, the nurse finds that her 'children' have ideas of their own in regards to helping their beloved mentor. Written by alfiehitchie See less
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Franz Planer (as Frank Planer)
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George Amy (as George J. Amy)
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Updated Oct 26, 1951

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Oct 26, 1951 (United States)

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63 cast members
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Jane Wyman
Louise Mason Louise Mason   See fewer
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Charles Laughton
Fred K. Begley Fred K. Begley   See fewer
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Joan Blondell
Annie Rawlins Annie Rawlins   See fewer
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Richard Carlson
Gerald Kean Gerald Kean   See fewer
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Agnes Moorehead
Mrs. Palfrey Mrs. Palfrey   See fewer
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Don Taylor
Dr. Robert Palfrey Dr. Robert Palfrey   See fewer
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Audrey Totter
Helen Williams Helen Williams   See fewer
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Cyril Cusack
Frank Hutchins Frank Hutchins   See fewer
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Everett Sloane
District Attorney District Attorney   See fewer
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Natalie Wood
Stephanie Rawlins Stephanie Rawlins   See fewer
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Vivian Vance
Alicia Alicia   See fewer
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Carleton G. Young
Henry Palfrey Henry Palfrey   See fewer
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Alan Napier
Prof. George Carter Prof. George Carter   See fewer
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Warner Anderson
Bill Parker Bill Parker   See fewer
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Les Tremayne
Joplin Joplin   See fewer
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Dan O'Herlihy
Hugh Williams Hugh Williams   See fewer
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Harry Morgan
Charles Hall Charles Hall   See fewer
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Gary Jackson
Robert Palfrey as a Boy Robert Palfrey as a Boy   See fewer
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Gregory Marshall
Harrison Palfrey Harrison Palfrey   See fewer
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Lillian Albertson
Mrs. Lipscott (uncredited) Mrs. Lipscott (uncredited)   See fewer
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James Anderson
Jim Tappan (uncredited) Jim Tappan (uncredited)   See fewer
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Charles Anthony
Fred Begley Jr. as a Baby (uncredited) Fred Begley Jr. as a Baby (uncredited)   See fewer
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Genevieve Bell
Head Nurse (uncredited) Head Nurse (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jeanne Blackford
Minor Role (uncredited) Minor Role (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lovyss Bradley
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Jack Chefe
Cousin (uncredited) Cousin (uncredited)   See fewer
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Allison Daniell
Sue (uncredited) Sue (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank Gerstle
Doctor (uncredited) Doctor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jo Gilbert
Ms. Dunlop (uncredited) Ms. Dunlop (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lisa Golm
Elsa (uncredited) Elsa (uncredited)   See fewer
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James Griffith
Joplin's Agent (uncredited) Joplin's Agent (uncredited)   See fewer
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Joy Hallward
Ms. Golub (uncredited) Ms. Golub (uncredited)   See fewer
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Kenneth Harmon
LouLou's Baby (uncredited) LouLou's Baby (uncredited)   See fewer
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Kristine Harmon
LouLou's Baby (uncredited) LouLou's Baby (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jimmy Hawkins
Tommy (uncredited) Tommy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jimmy Hunt
Boy in Shop (uncredited) Boy in Shop (uncredited)   See fewer
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Patricia Joiner
Phyllis (uncredited) Phyllis (uncredited)   See fewer
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Hazel Keener
Nurse (uncredited) Nurse (uncredited)   See fewer
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Roberta Lee
Actress (uncredited) Actress (uncredited)   See fewer
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Edith Leslie
Gussie (uncredited) Gussie (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jane Liddell
Denis' Wife (uncredited) Denis' Wife (uncredited)   See fewer
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Muriel Maddox
Mrs. Tappan (uncredited) Mrs. Tappan (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lewis Martin
Archbishop (uncredited) Archbishop (uncredited)   See fewer
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Patrick Michael McDonald
Fred Begley Jr. as a Baby (uncredited) Fred Begley Jr. as a Baby (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mira McKinney
Customer (uncredited) Customer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Torben Meyer
Photographer (uncredited) Photographer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Anne Moore
Sarah (uncredited) Sarah (uncredited)   See fewer
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Robert Nichols
Fred Begley, Jr. (uncredited) Fred Begley, Jr. (uncredited)   See fewer
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Karen Norris
Jane Palfrey (uncredited) Jane Palfrey (uncredited)   See fewer
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Richard Norris
Denis (uncredited) Denis (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank O'Connor
Train Conductor (uncredited) Train Conductor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ruth Packard
Sue's Mother (uncredited) Sue's Mother (uncredited)   See fewer
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Richard Reeves
Detective (uncredited) Detective (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Ridgely
Doctor (uncredited) Doctor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Cabbie (uncredited) Cabbie (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mrs. Chalmers (uncredited) Mrs. Chalmers (uncredited)   See fewer
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Miles Shepard
Guard (uncredited) Guard (uncredited)   See fewer
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Traffic Cop (uncredited) Traffic Cop (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ms. Quimby (uncredited) Ms. Quimby (uncredited)   See fewer
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Adult Stephanie (uncredited) Adult Stephanie (uncredited)   See fewer
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Detective (uncredited) Detective (uncredited)   See fewer
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7.2 / 10 | 307 votes