Search results for "Bette Davis"
Watch on the Rhine

Watch on the Rhine

Watch on the Rhine
IMDb: 7.3
114

On the eve of World War II, the German Kurt Müller, his American-born wife Sara, and their three children, having lived in Europe for years, visit Sara’s wealthy mother near…

Genre: Drama, Thriller
Ex-Lady

Ex-Lady

Ex-Lady
IMDb: 6.5
67

Although free spirit Helen Bauer does not believe in marriage, she consents to marry Don, but his infidelities cause her to also take on a lover.

Genre: Comedy, Drama
That Certain Woman

That Certain Woman

That Certain Woman
IMDb: 6.7
93

A gangster’s widow fights for love despite society’s disapproval.

Genre: Drama, Romance
Juarez

Juarez

Juarez
IMDb: 7.1
125

The newly named emperor Maximilian and his wife Carolotta arrive in Mexico to face popular sentiment favoring Benito Juraez and democracy..

Fog Over Frisco

Fog Over Frisco

Fog Over Frisco
IMDb: 6.7
68

Val takes the assistance of a society reporter and a journalist to investigate the disappearance of her half-sister Arlene, a wealthy socialite who is involved in criminal activities.

The Corn Is Green

The Corn Is Green

The Corn Is Green
IMDb: 7.5
115

When a teacher reads an essay written by Morgan Evans, one of the boys, moved by his rough poetry she decides to hold classes in her house and believes that…

Genre: Drama
Of Human Bondage

Of Human Bondage

Of Human Bondage
IMDb: 7.2
83

Club-footed medical school student Philip Carey falls in love with cynical waitress Mildred Rogers. She rejects him and runs off with a salesman, later returning pregnant and unmarried. Philip takes…

Genre: Drama
The Little Foxes

The Little Foxes

The Little Foxes
IMDb: 8
115

The ruthless, moneyed Hubbard clan lives in, and poisons, their part of the deep South at the turn of the 20th century. Regina Giddons née Hubbard has her daughter under…

Genre: Drama, Romance
Thank Your Lucky Stars

Thank Your Lucky Stars

Thank Your Lucky Stars
IMDb: 7
127

An Eddie Cantor look-alike organizes an all-star show to help the war effort.

Genre: Comedy, Music
Where Love Has Gone

Where Love Has Gone

Where Love Has Gone
IMDb: 6.3
111

A divorced couple’s teen-age daughter stands trial for stabbing her mother’s latest lover.

Genre: Romance
Return from Witch Mountain

Return from Witch Mountain

Return from Witch Mountain
IMDb: 5.9
95

Tony (Ike Eisenmann) and Tia (Kim Richards) are other-worldly twins endowed with telekinesis. When their Uncle Bene drops them off in Los Angeles for an earthbound vacation, a display of…

Storm Center

Storm Center

Storm Center
IMDb: 6.7
85

Politicians go after a small-town librarian when she refuses to ban a book. She’s quickly labeled a Communist.

Genre: Drama
Mr. Skeffington

Mr. Skeffington

Mr. Skeffington
IMDb: 7.7
145

A beautiful but vain woman who rejects the love of her older husband must face the loss of her youth and beauty.

Genre: Drama, Romance
Dangerous

Dangerous

Dangerous
IMDb: 7
79

Dan Bellows finds former stage star Joyce Heath a penniless drunk and takes her to his Connecticut home for rehabilitation. Unaware that she is married to Gordon, he asks his…

Genre: Drama
All This, and Heaven Too

All This, and Heaven Too

All This, and Heaven Too
IMDb: 7.5
141

When lovely and virtuous governess Henriette Deluzy comes to educate the children of the debonair Duc de Praslin, a royal subject to King Louis-Philippe and the husband of the volatile…

Genre: Drama, Romance
Wicked Stepmother

Wicked Stepmother

Wicked Stepmother
IMDb: 4.4
90

A mother/daughter pair of witches descend on a yuppie family’s home and cause havoc, one at a time since they share one body & the other must live in a…

Payment on Demand

Payment on Demand

Payment on Demand
IMDb: 7.1
90

Screen legend and Academy Award-winner Bette Davis (“All About Eve,” “Dark Victory”) stars with Emmy-nominee Barry Sullivan (“Rich Man, Poor Man”) in this compelling look at why people drift apart…

Genre: Drama
The Sisters

The Sisters

The Sisters
IMDb: 6.9
99

Three daughters of a small down pharmacist undergo trials and tribulations in their problematic marriages between 1904 and 1908.

Genre: Drama
Murder with Mirrors

Murder with Mirrors

Murder with Mirrors
IMDb: 6.6
100

When Miss Marple arrives at palatial Stonygates, one thing is certain. Before there’s time to lather a warm scone with marmalade and place a tea cozy, murder most foul is…

Genre: Crime, Thriller
20,000 Years in Sing Sing

20,000 Years in Sing Sing

20,000 Years in Sing Sing
IMDb: 6.9
78

Brash hoodlum Tom Connors enters Sing Sing cocksure of himself and disrespectful toward authority, but his tough but compassionate warden changes him.

Genre: Crime, Drama
Satan Met a Lady

Satan Met a Lady

Satan Met a Lady
IMDb: 6
74

In the second screen version of The Maltese Falcon, a detective is caught between a lying seductress and a lady jewel thief.

Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Madame Sin

Madame Sin

Madame Sin
IMDb: 6.3
86

A CIA agent is used as a pawn in an insane woman’s plan to steal a Polaris submarine.

Genre: Comedy
The Great Lie

The Great Lie

The Great Lie
IMDb: 7.1
108

Days after Sandra and Pete elope, they discover their consummated union isn’t valid since, unbeknownst to them, Sandra’s divorce isn’t yet final. They decide to not stay together, but, by…

Genre: Drama
A Stolen Life

A Stolen Life

A Stolen Life
IMDb: 7.3
109

A twin takes her deceased sister’s place as wife of the man they both love.

Genre: Drama
Jimmy the Gent

Jimmy the Gent

Jimmy the Gent
IMDb: 6.8
67

An unpolished racketeer, whose racket is finding heirs for unclaimed fortunes, affects ethics and tea-drinking manners to win back the sweetheart who now works for his seemingly upright competitor.

Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
The Anniversary

The Anniversary

The Anniversary
IMDb: 7
95

Mrs Taggart always celebrates her anniversary with her grown sons. It’s a tradition practised since the death of her husband and she is determined for it to continue. None of…

The Nanny

The Nanny

The Nanny
IMDb: 7.2
91

Nanny, a London family’s live-in maid, brings morbid 10-year-old Joey back from the psychiatric ward he’s been in for two years, since the death of his younger sister. Joey refuses…

Genre: Drama, Thriller
The Man Who Came to Dinner

The Man Who Came to Dinner

The Man Who Came to Dinner
IMDb: 7.6
112

An acerbic critic wreaks havoc when a hip injury forces him to move in indefinitely with a Midwestern family.

Genre: Comedy, Romance
Marked Woman

Marked Woman

Marked Woman
IMDb: 7.2
96

Set in the underworld of Manhattan, Marked Woman tells the story of a woman who dares to stand up to one of the city’s most powerful gangsters. The women of…

Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
In This Our Life

In This Our Life

In This Our Life
IMDb: 7.4
97

A young woman dumps her fiancée and runs off with her sister’s husband. They marry, settle in Baltimore, and Stanley ultimately drives Peter to drink and suicide. Stanley returns home…

Genre: Drama, Romance
The Cabin in the Cotton

The Cabin in the Cotton

The Cabin in the Cotton
IMDb: 6.8
78

Sharecropper’s son Marvin tries to help his community overcome poverty and ignorance.

Genre: Drama
The Petrified Forest

The Petrified Forest

The Petrified Forest
IMDb: 7.5
82

Gabby, the waitress in an isolated Arizona diner, dreams of a bigger and better life. One day penniless intellectual Alan drifts into the joint and the two strike up a…

Jezebel

Jezebel

Jezebel
IMDb: 7.5
103

In 1850s Louisiana, the willfulness of a tempestuous Southern belle threatens to destroy all who care for her.

Genre: Drama, Romance
The Old Maid

The Old Maid

The Old Maid
IMDb: 7.6
95

The lives of two cousins are complicated by the return of an ex-boyfriend and an illegitimate child.

Genre: Drama
The Letter

The Letter

The Letter
IMDb: 7.6
95

After a woman shoots a man to death, a damning letter she wrote raises suspicions.

Old Acquaintance

Old Acquaintance

Old Acquaintance
IMDb: 7.5
110

Two writers, friends since childhood, fight over their books and lives.

Genre: Drama, Romance
Another Man’s Poison

Another Man’s Poison

Another Man’s Poison
IMDb: 6.9
90

Novelist Janet Frobisher, lives in an isolated house, having been separated for years from her criminal husband. She has fallen in love with her secretary’s fiancé and when her estranged…

Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
The Whales of August

The Whales of August

The Whales of August
IMDb: 7.3
90

Two aged sisters reflect on life and the past during a late summer day in Maine.

Genre: Drama
The Catered Affair

The Catered Affair

The Catered Affair
IMDb: 7.5
92

At breakfast, Jane announces that she and Ralph are getting married the next week. All Jane and Ralph want is a small wedding with the immediate family and no reception….

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
The Scapegoat

The Scapegoat

The Scapegoat
IMDb: 6.9
91

An Englishman in France unwittingly is placed into the identity, and steps into the vacated life, of a look-alike French nobleman.