Home at Seven (film)

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Home at Seven
"Home at Seven" (1952 film).jpg
Directed byRalph Richardson
Produced byMaurice Cowan
Written byAnatole de Grunwald
Based onHome at Seven
by R.C. Sherriff
StarringRalph Richardson
Margaret Leighton
Jack Hawkins
Music byMalcolm Arnold
CinematographyJack Hildyard
Edward Scaife
Edited byBert Bates
Maurice Cowan Productions (for) British Lion Film Corporation (UK)
Release date
  • 17 March 1952 (1952-03-17)
CountryUnited Kingdom
Box office£94,335 (UK)[1]

Home at Seven is a 1952 British mystery drama film directed by and starring Ralph Richardson. It also featured Margaret Leighton, Jack Hawkins, Campbell Singer and Michael Shepley. It is based on the play Home at Seven by R. C. Sherriff.[2] The film remains Richardson's only work as a film director.[3] It follows a man who returns to his suburban home one evening to discover that he has been missing for 24 hours, despite not remembering the 'lost' day.[4]

It was released on DVD in the UK on 30 June 2014 by Network Distributing.



  1. ^ Vincent Porter, 'The Robert Clark Account', Historical Journal of Film, Radio and Television, Vol 20 No 4, 2000 p495
  2. ^ "Home at Seven". BFI.
  3. ^ "Home at Seven (1952) - Trailers, Reviews, Synopsis, Showtimes and Cast - AllMovie". AllMovie.
  4. ^ "Home at Seven".

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