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The Seventh Sin (1957)





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A self-serving, adulterous wife travels to the wilds of inland China to help stop a cholera epidemic and learns the value of helping others in this heartwarming drama.


Eleanor Parker
as Carol Carwin
Bill Travers
as Dr. Walter Carwin
George Sanders
as Tim Waddington
Jean-Pierre Aumont
as Paul Duvelle
Françoise Rosay
as Mother Superior
Ellen Corby
as Sister St. Joseph

Critic Reviews for The Seventh Sin

All Critics (2)

Gloomy, but well-acted and characterized soap opera.

July 18, 2009 | Full Review…

A tedious remake of Greta Garbo's 1934 The Painted Veil.

June 7, 2005 | Rating: C+ | Full Review…

Audience Reviews for The Seventh Sin

Solid version of the Maugham tale with excellent work by Eleanor Parker, Francoise Rosay and in particular George Sanders who makes his character a fully fleshed out person in a limited amount of screen time. Not quite as good as the Naomi Watts/Edward Norton remake, done under the original title of The Painted Veil, but still a good entertainment.

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