The History Of Mr. Polly

  • 1949
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama

Mills stars as the henpecked dreamer of H.G. Wells' novel who finally undoes the shackles of his domineering wife and goes off in search of a more fulfilling lifestyle. He settles for a handyman job at a small country inn, and it is there that he finds true happiness. The film is slow-paced, but Mills' performance is engrossing and he pulls the viewer along...read more

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The History Of Mr. Polly - Official Trailer
01:48 — John Mills stars in this celebrated adaptation of the H.G. Wells classic novel. Alfred Polly is a sensitive soul. His job as a draper's assistant does (more…)

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  • Rating: NR
  • Review: Mills stars as the henpecked dreamer of H.G. Wells' novel who finally undoes the shackles of his domineering wife and goes off in search of a more fulfilling lifestyle. He settles for a handyman job at a small country inn, and it is there that he finds tru… (more)

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