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Duration: 1 hour, 33 minutes

The action of a heated moment, when she lashes out in frustrated rage, is a turning point in the life of actress Valerie Stanton. She always wanted to play tragedy - but never meant it to be her own.

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Sun 17 Nov 2013 06:55 BBC Two


Valerie Stanton
Rosalind Russell
Gordon Dunning
Leon Ames
Marion Webster
Claire Trevor
Captain Banbury
Sydney Greenstreet
Ernie Boyle
Frank McHugh
Michael Morrell
Leo Genn
Peter Gunther
Walter Kingsford
Jeff Trent
Dan Tobin
Paul Banton
Lex Barker
Theresa Harris
John Gage
Frederick Brisson
Leo Rosten


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