A Man Called Peter is a 1955 American drama film directed by Henry Koster and starring Richard Todd. The film is based on the life of preacher Peter Marshall, who served as Chaplain of the United States Senate before his early death. It is adapted from the 1951 biography of the same name, written by his widow Catherine Marshall.
The film was a box-office hit in 1955, and it was nominated for an Academy Award in 1956 for its cinematography.
This was the final feature film of the actress Jean Peters, who played Catherine Marshall.
- ^ a b "The Top Box-Office Hits of 1955", Variety Weekly, January 25, 1956
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