The Spanish Gardener (film)

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This article is about the 1956 film. For the novel, see The Spanish Gardener.
The Spanish Gardener
Spanish Gardener.jpg
Directed by Philip Leacock
Produced by Earl St. John
Written by A. J. Cronin (novel)
Lesley Storm
Starring Dirk Bogarde
Jon Whiteley
Michael Hordern
Cyril Cusack
Music by John Veale
Cinematography Christopher Challis
Edited by Reginald Mills
Distributed by The Rank Organisation
Release date
25 December 1956
Running time
97 minutes
Country United Kingdom
Language English

The Spanish Gardener is a 1956 film based on the novel by A. J. Cronin, first published in 1950. The film stars Dirk Bogarde and Jon Whiteley, and was directed by Philip Leacock. The adaptation was filmed both at Pinewood Studios, near London, and in Palamós, nearby Mas Juny estate, and in S'Agaro, on the Costa Brava, Catalonia. Nicholas (1958) and O Jardineiro Espanhol (1967), are adaptations of the story for Brazilian television.

The film was entered into the 7th Berlin International Film Festival.[1]



  1. ^ " Awards for The Spanish Gardener". Retrieved 2009-12-30. 

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