Green Dolphin Street Poster Original Daybill 1950s Re-Issue
1950s re-Issue Daybill poster.Green Dolphin Street is a 1947 historical drama disaster film starring Lana Turner, Van Heflin, Richard Hart and Donna Reed. It was directed by Victor Saville and produced by Carey Wilson. Based on the 1944 novel Green Dolphin Street by Elizabeth Goudge, it was released by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. Richard Hart made only four feature films before his death at an early age, two of them co-starring Van Heflin. The film was one of the most popular movies at the British box office in 1948 and MGM's most successful film of 1947. In 1948, the film won the Academy Award for Best Visual Effects, particularly for its depiction of a devastating earthquake. It was also nominated in the categories Cinematography (Black-and-White), Film Editing, Sound Recording (Douglas Shearer) and Special Effects.