The Queen of Spades

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The Queen of Spades ★★★ 1949

Mystical drama about a Russian soldier who ruins his life searching for winning methods of card playing. Wellmade version of the Pushkin story. 95m/B VHS, DVD . GB Anton Walbrook, Edith Evans, Ronald Howard, Mary Jerrold, Yvonne Mitchell, Anthony Dawson; D: Thorold Dickinson.