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In This Our Life (8-May-1942)

Director: John Huston

Writer: Howard Koch

From novel: In This Our Life by Ellen Glasgow

Music by: Max Steiner

Keywords: Drama

A woman leaves a man steals her sister's husband, who slips into ruin; after his death, she aims for her sister's now-fiance, the man she originally left. With Bette Davis and Olivia de Havilland as the sisters, one need to be a genius to know which is the sociopath. Top quality soapy melodrama, moody and captivating.

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NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
George Brent
15-Mar-1899 26-May-1979 The Great Lie
Billie Burke
7-Aug-1885 14-May-1970 Glinda, the Good Witch of the North
Charles Coburn
17-Jun-1877 30-Aug-1961 The More the Merrier
Bette Davis
5-Apr-1908 6-Oct-1989 All About Eve
Olivia de Havilland
1-Jul-1916   Gone With the Wind
Hattie McDaniel
10-Jun-1893 26-Oct-1952 Mammy in Gone with the Wind
Dennis Morgan
20-Dec-1908 7-Sep-1994 My Wild Irish Rose
Lee Patrick
22-Nov-1901 21-Nov-1982 Henrietta Topper on Topper


Bette Davis   ...   Stanley Timberlake
Olivia de Havilland   ...   Roy Timberlake
George Brent   ...   Craig Fleming
Dennis Morgan   ...   Peter Kingsmill
Charles Coburn   ...   William Fitzroy
Frank Craven   ...   Asa Timberlake
Billie Burke   ...   Lavinia Timberlake
Hattie McDaniel   ...   Minerva Clay
Lee Patrick   ...   Betty Wilmoth
Mary Servoss   ...   Charlotte Fitzroy
Ernest Anderson   ...   Parry Clay
William B. Davidson   ...   Jim Purdy
Edward Fielding   ...   Dr. Buchanan
John Hamilton   ...   Inspector
William Forrest   ...   Forest Ranger


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