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Old Maid, The (1939) -- (Movie Clip) Socially Important

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    Old Maid, The (1939) -- (Movie Clip) Socially Important

    Opening the first of two famous pairings of formidable actors (see Old Acquaintance), Miriam Hopkins is bride Delia, Bette Davis her cousin, virtual sister, Charlotte, Cecilia Loftus their grandmother, Donald Crisp the doctor, in The Old Maid, 1939, from the Edith Wharton novel.

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