"Room at the Top" quotes

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An ambitious young accountant plots to wed a wealthy factory owner's daughter despite falling in love with a married older woman.

Director: Jack Clayton
Writer: Neil Paterson, John Braine, Mordecai Richler
Production: Remus
Genre: drama, romance
Year: 1959
MetaScore: 84/100
ImdbRating: 7.5
BoxOffice: N/A
Released: 22 Jan 1959
Awards: Won 2 Oscars. 10 wins & 16 nominations total

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Cast

Alice Aisgill - Simone Signoret
Joe Lampton - Laurence Harvey
Susan Brown - Heather Sears
Mr. Brown - Donald Wolfit
Charles Soames - Donald Houston
George Aisgill - Allan Cuthbertson
Mr. Hoylake - Raymond Huntley
Jack Wales - John Westbrook
Cyril - Ian Hendry
Mavis - April Olrich
June Samson - Mary Peach
Miss Gilchrist - Avril Elgar
Miss Breith - Thelma Ruby
Laughing Man at Bar - Paul Whitsun-Jones
Thug in Fight On Tow Path. - Derren Nesbitt
Civic Ball Attendee - Hyma Beckley
Man in Bar - Derek Benfield
Middle-Aged Man - Allan Bracewell
Bridesmaid - Bonita Bridgeman
Girl at Window - Yvonne Buckingham
Plump Woman - Honora Burke
Taxi Driver - Richard Caldicot
Thespians Member - Isla Cameron
Bridesmaid - Angela Culbert
High Stepping Girl - Doreen Dawn
Priest - Basil Dignam
Mrs. Thompson - Jane Eccles
Young girl - Janina Faye
Bridesmaid at Wedding - Kathleen Fox
Mayoress - Everley Gregg
Girl in Sports Car - Anne Gunning
Miss Tanfield - May Hallatt
Architect - Jack Hedley
Office Boy - Andrew Irvine
Darnley - Stephen Jack
Gertrude - Miriam Karlin
Thespians Member - Ruth Kettlewell
Girl Guide Leader - Pat Lanski
Uncle Nat - Wilfrid Lawson
Second Thespian - Joan Leake
Child on Bomb Site - Linda Leo
Janet - Anne Leon
Tough - Eric Louro
Thespians Member - Pamela Manson
First Thespian - Harry Moore
Tough - Bill Morgan
Man in Bar - Kendrick Owen
Porter - Edward Palmer
Child on Bomb Site - Mandy Priestley
Council Office Worker - Prunella Scales
St. Clair - Landlord - Julian Somers
Blonde - Hazel Sutton
Bridesmaid at Wedding - Sandra Thompson
Mayor - John Welsh
Man in Sports Car - Brian Worth