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The Story of Shirley Yorke

The Story of Shirley Yorke

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, fortunately the good doctor proves that neither he nor she are guilty of the crime. His evidence results in the capture of the real killer. 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


Ref: 194768