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The Lady Vanishes (2013)

While traveling by train, a young socialite is befriended by a charming yet enigmatic older woman. However, when the woman disappears, the other passengers deny she ever existed.

Director:

Diarmuid Lawrence

Writers:

Fiona Seres (screenplay), Ethel Lina White (novel)
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Tuppence Middleton ... Iris Carr
Keeley Hawes ... Mrs. Todhunter / Laura Parmiter
Julian Rhind-Tutt ... Mr. Todhunter / Sir Peveril
Sandy McDade ... Mrs. Barnes
Pip Torrens ... Reverend Kenneth Barnes
Stephanie Cole ... Evelyn Floodporter
Gemma Jones ... Rose Floodporter
Benedikte Hansen ... The Baroness
Jesper Christensen ... The Doctor
Selina Cadell ... Miss Froy
Tom Hughes ... Max Hare
Alex Jennings ... The Professor
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Charles Aitken ... Charlie
Beatrix Biro Beatrix Biro ... Nurse
Marta Bolfan Marta Bolfan ... Blonde Woman (as Marta Bolfan Ugljen)
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Storyline

Returning home from the Balkans during the 1930s, Iris Carr boards a train. After a blow to the head Iris, is befriended by a Miss Froy - former governess to a family headed by a baroness travelling with her poorly sister and medical staff. When Miss Froy disappears everybody denies ever seeing her,claiming Iris mustve imagined Miss Froy, after the knock to the head. Only language student Max Hare is sympathetic and even he has doubts. When a German woman is produced and passed off as the missing lady, Max unwittingly becomes part of the plot to dissuade Iris from her search for the truth. Written by don @ minifie-1

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

18 August 2013 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Lady Vanishes See more »

Filming Locations:

Budapest, Hungary See more »

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Budget:

GBP1,870 (estimated)
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Crazy Credits

If you look carefully, there are red letters in some of the crew's names. In order, they spell out "The Wheel Spins," the novel by Ethel Lena White on which this movie is based. See more »

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4 January 2015 | by michelesofarawaySee all my reviews

I'm writing this review because I really enjoyed this remake of "The Lady Vanishes" When I looked it up on IMB it had a low rating and not very kind reviews,after watching it i wanted to let others know Its very good. British TV at its best with an excellent performance from Tuppence Middleton as the socialite Ms Carr and the wonderful Tom Hughes. The Vicar and his wife were also very convincing and very real performers. This is my favorite period in history, just before the war, the clothes are wonderful with the young people rich and glamorous seemingly having it all with there frivolous fun filled holiday in Italy, with the other hotel members frowning on there loose morals, Ms Carr the rudest of them. This is all very well set up as the train journey begins the story twists and turns with everyone playing there part so well as the suspense is building. Its a top notch remake of a great story with the best ending! Very well done by all the actors involved.


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