Brief Encounter (Essential Art House) (1945)
Noel Coward adapted his one-act play "Still Life" and, in conjunction with director David Lean, created one of the most enduring romance films ever made. Trevor Howard and Celia Johnson are the happily married strangers who meet by chance in a railway station and become involved in a love as poignant as it is doomed. With Stanley Holloway. 86 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono.
Academy Award ®
Nominee: Best Actress (Celia Johnson), Best Director (David Lean), Best Screenplay