The Divorce of Lady X is a 1938 British romantic comedy film made by London Films and distributed by United Artists. It was directed by Tim Whelan and produced by Alexander Korda from a screenplay by Ian Dalrymple and Arthur Wimperis, adapted by Lajos Bíró from the play Counsel’s Opinion by Gilbert Wakefield. The music score was by Miklós Rózsa and Lionel Salter and the cinematography by Harry Stradling.
The film stars Merle Oberon, Laurence Olivier, Ralph Richardson and Binnie Barnes.
The film was made in Technicolor. It was a remake of the 1933 film, Counsel’s Opinion, also made by London Films and in which Binnie Barnes appeared in the role played by Merle Oberon.
The Divorce of Lady X
Directed by Tim Whelan
Produced by Alexander Korda
Written by Gilbert Wakefield, Lajos Bíró, Ian Dalrymple
Starring Laurence Olivier, Merle Oberon, Binnie Barnes, Ralph Richardson
Music by Miklós Rózsa, Lionel Salter
Cinematography Harry Stradling
Edited by L.J.W. Stokvis
Distributed by United Artists
Release dates 15 January 1938
Running time 92 minutes
Country United Kingdom