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The L-Shaped Room (1962)

126 min | Drama, Romance

A single, pregnant woman moves into a London boarding house where she meets a group of fellow misfits.
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Writers
Lynne Reid Banks (based on an original novel by) | Bryan Forbes (written for the screen by)
Cinematographer
Douglas Slocombe (photographed by)
Casting Director
Jenia Reissar (casting)
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Updated Nov 20, 1962

Release date
May 27, 1963 (United States)

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7.3 / 10 | 1,581 votes