A young American man comes to believe that he can will himself back to London in the time of the American Revolution and meet his ancestors, who lived in the house he has just inherited.
Director: Frank Lloyd.
Writers: John L. Balderston (play), Sonya Levien & John L. Balderston (screenplay), Henry James (unfinished novel “The Sense of the Past”) (uncredited).
Stars: Leslie Howard, Heather Angel, Valerie Taylor, Irene Browne, Beryl Mercer, Colin Keith-Johnston, Alan Mowbray, Juliette Compton, Betty Lawford, Ferdinand Gottschalk, Samuel S. Hinds, Olaf Hytten, David Torrence.
1934 Academy Awards – Nominated for an Oscar for Best Actor in a Leading Role (Leslie Howard).