skip navigation
Portrait of Jennie (1949) -- (Movie Clip) We'll Take The Flower

title details and video sharing options

  1. now playing

    Portrait of Jennie (1949) -- (Movie Clip) We'll Take The Flower

    Gallery owners Mr. Matthews (Cecil Kellaway) and Miss Spinney (Ethel Barrymore) don't quite reject the works of starving artist Eben Adams (Joseph Cotten), the opening scene in Portrait of Jennie, 1949.

    View the TCMDb entry for Portrait of Jennie (1949)


  2. share video
This Month
Four Daughters (1938) -- (Movie Clip) Mickey Something
First appearance by the breakout star John Garfield, as...
Play | SHOP

Four Daughters (1938) -- (Movie... First appearance by the... MORE > $14.95 Regularly $17.99 Buy Now

Charade (1963) — (Movie Clip) Everything Is Secrecy And Lies
The highly Hitchcock-y opening from director Stanley Donen...
Play | SHOP

Charade (1963) — (Movie Clip)... The highly Hitchcock-y... MORE > $11.21 Regularly $14.98 Buy Now

Giant (1956) -- (Movie Clip) That Sure Is A Beautiful Animal
Director George Stevens opens his treatment of Edna...
Play | SHOP

Giant (1956) -- (Movie Clip) That... Director George Stevens... MORE > $12.95 Regularly $19.94 Buy Now

Grand Hotel (1932) -- (Movie Clip) I Have A Complaint
Epic take by director Edmund Goulding, at the front desk,...
Play | SHOP

Grand Hotel (1932) -- (Movie Clip)... Epic take by director... MORE > $15.79 Regularly $19.98 Buy Now

Three Faces Of Eve, The (1957) -- (Movie Clip) I'm Getting Stronger
Dr. Luther (Lee J. Cobb) brings in Dr. Day (Edwin Jerome)...
Play | SHOP

Three Faces Of Eve, The (1957) --... Dr. Luther (Lee J. Cobb)... MORE > $9.95 Regularly $14.98 Buy Now

I Confess (1953) -- (Movie Clip) I'm Not That Good
An arranged meeting on a Quebec City ferry, murder suspect...
Play | SHOP

I Confess (1953) -- (Movie Clip)... An arranged meeting on a... MORE > $10.95 Regularly $14.98 Buy Now

Mark Of The Vampire (1935) -- (Movie Clip) The Darkness Won't Hurt Us
Director Tod Browning introduces Count Mora and daughter...
Play
Guns of Navarone, The (1961) -- (Movie Clip) Old-Fashioned Methods
Famous tirade from David Niven as Brit Miller, expressing...
Play | SHOP

Guns of Navarone, The (1961) --... Famous tirade from David... MORE > $11.21 Regularly $14.99 Buy Now

Mildred Pierce (1945) -- (Movie Clip) Mother, You're A Scream
Famous climactic fight on the staircase between title...
Play | SHOP

Mildred Pierce (1945) -- (Movie... Famous climactic fight on... MORE > $14.96 Regularly $19.98 Buy Now

Sea Hawk, The (1940) -- (Movie Clip) It Will Be Spain!
Fantastic menace from director Michael Curtiz in the early...
Play | SHOP

Sea Hawk, The (1940) -- (Movie... Fantastic menace from... MORE > $14.96 Regularly $19.98 Buy Now

Third Man, The (1949) -- (Movie Clip) Death At Double X Ranch
Still on his first afternoon in Vienna, after the...
Play | SHOP

Third Man, The (1949) -- (Movie... Still on his first... MORE > $14.95 Regularly $19.99 Buy Now

Ice Station Zebra (1968) — (Movie Clip) My First Name Is Captain
At a Scottish naval base, American sub commander Ferraday...
Play | SHOP

Ice Station Zebra (1968) — (Movie... At a Scottish naval base,... MORE > $11.21 Regularly $14.98 Buy Now

Great Escape, The (1963) — (Movie Clip) My More Personal Items
James Garner as American Hendley, appointed as chief...
Play | SHOP

Great Escape, The (1963) — (Movie... James Garner as American... MORE > $7.46 Regularly $9.98 Buy Now

Murder At The Gallop (1963) -- (Movie Clip) Fortune Favors The Brave!
Miss Marple (Margaret Rutherford) and sidekick Mr....
Play
Foreign Affair, A (1948) -- (Movie Clip) For 15 Years We Haven't Slept
Captain Pringle (John Lund) arrives with gifts for his...
Play | SHOP

Foreign Affair, A (1948) -- (Movie... Captain Pringle (John... MORE > $18.36 Regularly $19.98 Buy Now

Jezebel (1938) -- (Movie Clip) He's Always Been Mine
Ex-beau Pres (Henry Fonda) has just returned to antebellum...
Play
Baby Face (1933) - (Movie Clip) Have You Had Any Experience?
Lily (Barbara Stanwyck, title character) has come straight...
Play
They Were Expendable (1945) -- (Movie Clip) What Is Your Rank?
Torpedo boat skipper Ryan (John Wayne), furious at being...
Play | SHOP

They Were Expendable (1945) --... Torpedo boat skipper Ryan... MORE > $9.71 Regularly $14.98 Buy Now

Saint In London, The (1939) — (Movie Clip) I Ain’t No Saint
Clever opening with legitimate London locations, working...
Play
Stage Fright (1950) -- (Movie Clip) I'm Doris Dinsdale
Aspiring actress Eve (Jane Wyman) practicing her cockney...
Play
#
Portrait of Jennie (1949) -- (Movie Clip)...
Gallery owners Mr. Matthews (Cecil Kellaway) and Miss...
Portrait of Jennie (1949) -- (Movie Clip) We'll Take The Flower
Gallery owners Mr. Matthews (Cecil Kellaway) and Miss Spinney (Ethel Barrymore) don't quite reject the works of starving artist Eben Adams (Joseph Cotten), the opening scene in Portrait of Jennie, 1949. >
Portrait of Jennie (1949) -- (Movie Clip) Winter...
Producer David O. Selznick, atmospherics, a nice miniature...
Portrait of Jennie (1949) -- (Movie...
Portrait of Jennie (1949) -- (Movie Clip) Winter Of The Mind
Producer David O. Selznick, atmospherics, a nice miniature of Manhattan, poetry and narration partly by Joseph Cotten drive the opening sequence of Portrait of Jennie, 1949.>
Portrait of Jennie (1949) -- (Movie Clip) ...
The music changes as artist Eben Adams (Joseph Cotten,...
Portrait of Jennie (1949) -- (Movie...
Portrait of Jennie (1949) -- (Movie Clip) Don't You Have Anybody To Play With?
The music changes as artist Eben Adams (Joseph Cotten, narrating) meets schoolgirl Jennie Appleton (Jennifer Jones, her first scene) who has odd ideas about Cape Cod and time, in Central Park, in Portrait of Jennie, 1949.>
Portrait of Jennie (1949) -- (Movie Clip) One More...
Enigmatic Jennie (Jennifer Jones) appears once more in...
Portrait of Jennie (1949) -- (Movie...
Portrait of Jennie (1949) -- (Movie Clip) One More Reason To Grow Up Fast
Enigmatic Jennie (Jennifer Jones) appears once more in Central Park, this time for a twirl on the ice with artist Eben Adams (Joseph Cotten) in Portrait of Jennie, 1949. >
Portrait Of Jennie -- (Movie Clip) My Dear Sister...
Frustrated that ghostly Jennie has not appeared in New York,...
Portrait Of Jennie -- (Movie Clip) My Dear Sister Mary
Frustrated that ghostly Jennie has not appeared in New York, lovestruck artist Eben (Joseph Cotten) visits the convent she once attended, meeting her favored nun Sister Mary Of Mercy (Lillian Gish), who delivers more shocking news, in David O. Selznick's Portrait Of Jennie, 1948.>
Ben Mankiewicz Intro -- Portrait Of Jennie (1948)
Ben Mankiewicz introduces Portrait Of Jennie, 1948.
Ben Mankiewicz Intro -- Portrait Of...
Ben Mankiewicz Intro -- Portrait Of Jennie (1948)
Ben Mankiewicz introduces Portrait Of Jennie, 1948. >
#

TCM Movie Database

Your destination for exclusive material from the TCM vaults

LEARN MORE >