The Spanish Gardener is a 1956 VistaVision and Technicolor film based on the 1950 novel of the same name by A. J. Cronin. The film stars Dirk Bogarde and Jon Whiteley, and was directed by Philip Leacock. The adaptation was filmed both at Pinewood Studios, near London, and in Palamós, nearby Mas Juny estate, and in S’Agaro, on the Costa Brava, Catalonia. There were also two are adaptations of the story for Brazilian television: Nicholas (1958) and O Jardineiro Espanhol (1967). The film was entered into the 7th Berlin International Film Festival.
Release Date: December 1956
Running time: 97 minutes