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Never Let Me Go (1953)

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94 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance

Philip Sutherland is an American news writer stationed in Moscow since the war; while there he falls for a Russian ballet dancer, Marya Lamarkins, who, he finds out, learned English because she fell in love with him. They marry, only to ...See morePhilip Sutherland is an American news writer stationed in Moscow since the war; while there he falls for a Russian ballet dancer, Marya Lamarkins, who, he finds out, learned English because she fell in love with him. They marry, only to find that the Soviet nation which gladly collaborated with the Allies against Hitler has become a paranoid police state in peacetime. Sutherland is forced to leave without Marya, but he's determined to get her back, whether it be through proper channels, or through dangerously improper ones. Written by Gary Dickerson See less
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Paul Winterton (novel "Come the Dawn") (as Roger Bax) | Ronald Millar (screenplay) | George Froeschel (screenplay)
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$ 1,500,000
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Release date
May 1, 1953 (United States)

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21 cast members
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Clark Gable
Philip Sutherland Philip Sutherland   See fewer
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Gene Tierney
Marya Lamarkina Marya Lamarkina   See fewer
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Bernard Miles
Joe Brooks Joe Brooks   See fewer
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Richard Haydn
Christopher Wellington St. John Denny Christopher Wellington St. John Denny   See fewer
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Belita
Valentina Alexandrovna Valentina Alexandrovna   See fewer
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Kenneth More
Steve Quillan Steve Quillan   See fewer
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Karel Stepanek
Commissar Commissar   See fewer
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Theodore Bikel
Lieutenant Lieutenant   See fewer
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Anna Valentina
Svetlana Mikhailovna Svetlana Mikhailovna   See fewer
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Frederick Valk
Kuragin Kuragin   See fewer
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Peter Illing
N.K.V.D. Man N.K.V.D. Man   See fewer
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Robert Henderson
U.S. Ambassador U.S. Ambassador   See fewer
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Stanley Maxted
John Barnes John Barnes   See fewer
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Meinhart Maur
Lemkov Lemkov   See fewer
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Alexis Chesnakov
General Zhdanov General Zhdanov   See fewer
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Joseph Stalin
Himself (archive footage) Himself (archive footage)   See fewer
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Anton Diffring
Hotel Desk Clerk (uncredited) Hotel Desk Clerk (uncredited)   See fewer
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Anton Dolin
Marya's Partner (uncredited) Marya's Partner (uncredited)   See fewer
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Richard Marner
Toasting Russian Officer (uncredited) Toasting Russian Officer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Arthur Mullard
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Christopher Rhodes
Plainclothes Police Officer at Airport (uncredited) Plainclothes Police Officer at Airport (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.2 / 10 | 578 votes