The Story of Shirley Yorke


SKU: 194768 Category:


This 1948 Nettlefold production was Directed by Maclean Rogers and stars nurse Shirley Yorke, (Dinah Sheridan) who must assist her boss Dr Napier, (John Robinson) the only person able of effecting a new treatment on the ailing wife of a British Lord. The woman dies and the finger is very strongly pointed at Sister Shirley, the main reason being because she and the Lord were former lovers. Later she is tried, and much damning evidence is presented against her. However, the doctor is not sure that she is guilty. Also stars Derek Farr and a good supporting cast including Charles Hawtrey.

Directed By: Maclean Rogers

Produced By: Ernest G Roy

Derek Farr – Gerald Ryton
Dinah Sheridan – Shirley Yorke
Margaretta Scott – Alison Gwynne
John Robinson – Dr. Bruce Napier
Barbara Couper – Muriel Peach
Beatrix Thomson – Lady Camber
Ian McLean – Dr. Harris
Jack Raine – Stansfield Yorke
Lesley Osmond – Jennifer Ware
Valentine Dyall – Edward Holt
Eleanor Summerfield – Doris
Bruce Seton – Captain Sharp
Charles Hawtrey – (uncredited)

Year of Production 1948

Running Time: 88 mins approx
Black & White
Format: 4:3
Region: 0
Sound: Dual Mono
Encryption: CSS

Additional information

Weight 0.101 kg
Dimensions 13.5 × 19.5 × 1.5 cm