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Now, Voyager (22-Oct-1942)

Director: Irving Rapper

Writer: Casey Robinson

From novel: Now, Voyager by Olive Higgins Prouty

Music by: Max Steiner

Producer: Hal B. Wallis

Keywords: Romantic Drama

A repressed spinster tightly controlled by her mother receives help from a psychiatrist and is remarkably transformed; on a therapeutic cruise has a brief affair with a married architect. Fully aware the affair cannot last, she nevertheless returns home a more assertive woman. Later, she befriends the architect's daughter, whose present situation mirrors what her own once was. Excellent performance by Bette Davis, for which she received Best Actress Oscar nomination. Won Oscar for Best Score.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Ilka Chase
Actor
8-Apr-1900 15-Feb-1978 Now, Voyager
Gladys Cooper
Actor
18-Dec-1888 17-Nov-1971 My Fair Lady
Bette Davis
Actor
5-Apr-1908 6-Oct-1989 All About Eve
Bonita Granville
Actor
2-Feb-1923 11-Oct-1988 These Three
Paul Henreid
Actor
10-Jan-1908 29-Mar-1992 Casablanca
John Loder
Actor
3-Jan-1898 26-Dec-1988 Sabotage
Franklin Pangborn
Actor
23-Jan-1888 20-Jul-1958 Character actor, 1920s to 1950s
Lee Patrick
Actor
22-Nov-1901 21-Nov-1982 Henrietta Topper on Topper
Claude Rains
Actor
10-Nov-1889 30-May-1967 The Invisible Man
Mary Wickes
Actor
13-Jun-1910 22-Oct-1995 Sister Act

CAST

Bette Davis   ...   Charlotte Vale
Paul Henreid   ...   Jeremiah Durrance
With
Claude Rains   ...   Dr. Jaquith
Gladys Cooper   ...   Mrs. Henry Vale
Bonita Granville   ...   June Vale
John Loder   ...   Elliot Livingston
Ilka Chase   ...   Lisa Vale
And
Lee Patrick   ...   Deb McIntyre
Franklin Pangborn   ...   Thompson
Katherine Alexander   ...   Miss Trask
James Rennie   ...   Frank McIntyre
Mary Wickes   ...   Nurse Dora Pickford

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