Perfect Strangers  [DVD] [All-region]Robert
Donat (actor) Deborah Kerr
format: all-region dvd | runtime: 92 min | quality: high vhs
Synopsis: With the outbreak
of the Second World War, a nondescript clerk (Robert Donat) and his dowdy wife
(Deborah Kerr), locked in a staid and indifferent marriage, join the navy and
the Wrens respectively. Their separate wartime experiences transform them and
their postwar relationship.
Adapted from a story by Clemence Dane, and
produced and directed by Alexander Korda, this is an interesting, engaging and
sympathetic film, guaranteed to please thanks to the presence of its attractive
The Americans loved it, and gave Miss Dane (who co-scripted
with Anthony Pelissier) an Oscar for her story. Ann Todd, Glynis Johns and
Roland Culver are excellent in the secondary roles.