Ratings

TMDB Rating 7.7
IMDB Rating 8.2
RottenTomatoes Rating 100%

Financials

Revenue: $0

Budget: $2,600,000

Profit: - $-2,600,000


Movie Details

Tag Line: A truly great motion picture

Status: Released

Average Rating: 8

Release Date: Oct 6, 1949

Rating: NR

Run Time: 1h 55m

Original Language: English

Website: -

Production Countries: United States of America

Production Companies: Paramount


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Synopsis

Dull and plain Catherine lives with her emotionally distant father, Dr. Sloper, in 1840s New York. Her days are empty -- filled with little more than needlepoint. Enter handsome Morris Townsend, a dashing social climber with his eye on the spinster's heart and substantial inheritance.


Main Cast

Olivia de Havilland

Olivia de Havilland

Catherine Sloper

Age : 104 | Popularity : 11%

Montgomery Clift

Montgomery Clift

Morris Townsend

Age : 45 | Popularity : 14%

Ralph Richardson

Ralph Richardson

Dr. Austin Sloper

Age : 80 | Popularity : 20%

Miriam Hopkins

Miriam Hopkins

Lavinia Penniman

Age : 69 | Popularity : 8%

Vanessa Brown

Vanessa Brown

Maria

Age : 71 | Popularity : 7%

Mona Freeman

Mona Freeman

Maria Almond

Age : 87 | Popularity : 9%

Ray Collins

Ray Collins

Jefferson Almond

Age : 75 | Popularity : 14%

Betty Linley

Betty Linley

Mme Montgomery

Age : N/A | Popularity : 3%


Crew

Department Role Name
Costume & Make-Up Costume Design
Edith Head
Edith Head
Gile Steele
Gile Steele
Makeup Department Head
Wally Westmore
Wally Westmore
Makeup Artist
Hal Lierley
Hal Lierley
Hairstylist
Lenore Weaver
Lenore Weaver
Art Art Direction
John Meehan
John Meehan
Harry Horner
Harry Horner
Production Design
Harry Horner
Harry Horner
Set Decoration
Emile Kuri
Emile Kuri
Sound Sound Recordist
John Cope
John Cope
Hugo Grenzbach
Hugo Grenzbach
Orchestrator
Van Cleave
Van Cleave
Original Music Composer
Aaron Copland
Aaron Copland
Music Supervisor
Leon Becker
Leon Becker
Directing Director
William Wyler
William Wyler
Assistant Director
Charles C. Coleman
Charles C. Coleman
Script Supervisor
Ronnie Lubin
Ronnie Lubin
Production Producer
William Wyler
William Wyler
Associate Producer
Robert Wyler
Robert Wyler
Lester Koenig
Lester Koenig
Production Manager
Charles Woolstenhulme
Charles Woolstenhulme
Visual Effects Visual Effects
Gordon Jennings
Gordon Jennings
Camera Director of Photography
Leo Tover
Leo Tover
Camera Operator
Haskell B. Boggs
Haskell B. Boggs
Editing Editor
William Hornbeck
William Hornbeck
Writing Novel
Henry James
Henry James
Screenplay
Augustus Goetz
Augustus Goetz
Ruth Goetz
Ruth Goetz
Theatre Play
Augustus Goetz
Augustus Goetz
Department Role Name

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