Libel

Libel (1959)

Director: Anthony Asquith
Screenplay: Anatole de Grunwald & Karl Tunberg (from a play by Edward Wooll)
Role: Sir Mark Loddon, Frank Welney, Number Fifteen

Dirk proves his versatility, playing three characters in this taut drama about stolen identities. When the case comes to court as a libel action, a fascinating drama unfolds. Just who is Sir Mark Loddon? Olivia de Havilland is the loving but gradually horrified wife.