skip navigation
Old Acquaintance - (Original Trailer)

title details and video sharing options

  1. now playing

    Old Acquaintance - (Original Trailer)

    "Two writers, friends since childhood, fight over their books and lives in Old Acquaintance (1943) starring Bette Davis."

    View the TCMDb entry for Old Acquaintance (1943)

  2. share video
This Month
Jezebel (1938) -- (Movie Clip) He's Always Been Mine
Ex-beau Pres (Henry Fonda) has just returned to antebellum...
North By Northwest (1959) — (Movie Clip) 20th Century Limited
Thornhill (Cary Grant), at Grand Central, wanted for the...
Play | SHOP

North By Northwest (1959) — (Movie... Thornhill (Cary Grant),... MORE > $16.95 Regularly $24.98 Buy Now

Paths Of Glory (1958) — (Movie Clip) They’re Scum
Following the failed assault on the German position, Gen....
Play | SHOP

Paths Of Glory (1958) — (Movie... Following the failed... MORE > $22.95 Regularly $29.95 Buy Now

Bringing Up Baby (1938) -- (Movie Clip) It's All Right I'm Insured
Famous scene from director Howard Hawks, scientist David...
Play | SHOP

Bringing Up Baby (1938) -- (Movie... Famous scene from... MORE > $6.75 Regularly $14.98 Buy Now

Lavender Hill Mob, The (1951) -- (Movie Clip) Victims Of The Revolution
Alec Guinness (as "Holland") in the marvelous opening...
Citizen Kane (1941) -- (Movie Clip) I First Encountered Mr. Kane
Second stop in his investigation, newsman Thompson...
Fearless Vampire Killers, The (1967) -- (Movie Clip) A Quick One...
Timid Alfred (Director Roman Polanski) is sorting through...
Play | SHOP

Fearless Vampire Killers, The... Timid Alfred (Director... MORE > $14.96 Regularly $19.98 Buy Now

Around The World In 80 Days (1956) -- (Movie Clip) So Keen About Whist
Harrumphing back in London at news that Fogg (David Niven)...
Play | SHOP

Around The World In 80 Days (1956)... Harrumphing back in... MORE > $20.21 Regularly $26.98 Buy Now

Only Angels Have Wings (1939) -- (Movie Clip) Gun Her Joe!
Pilot Joe (Noah Beery Jr.) being talked down in a jungle...
Play | SHOP

Only Angels Have Wings (1939) --... Pilot Joe (Noah Beery... MORE > $23.96 Regularly $29.95 Buy Now

West Side Story (1961) — (Movie Clip) Jet Song
One of the earliest, briefest and best-remembered songs...
Play | SHOP

West Side Story (1961) — (Movie... One of the earliest,... MORE > $7.95 Regularly $14.99 Buy Now

Mildred Pierce (1945) -- (Movie Clip) -- If You Take A Swim
Opening sequence features Monte (Zachary Scott) getting...
Play | SHOP

Mildred Pierce (1945) -- (Movie... Opening sequence features... MORE > $10.75 Regularly $19.98 Buy Now

Fail-Safe (1964) -- (Movie Clip) Who Gives That Order?
First scene for translator Buck (Larry Hagman) and for the...
Seven Days In May (1964) -- (Movie Clip) God Help Our Country!
JSOC staff Colonel Casey (Kirk Douglas) grows more worried...
Macabre (1958) -- (Movie Clip) For The Next Hour And Fifteen Minutes
Notorious horror impresario William Castle opens his first...
Play | SHOP

Macabre (1958) -- (Movie Clip) For... Notorious horror... MORE > $14.55 Regularly $17.99 Buy Now

Jaws (1975) -- (Movie Clip) Ben Gardner's Boat
Pretty much pure spookery, as Hooper (Richard Dreyfuss)...
Play | SHOP

Jaws (1975) -- (Movie Clip) Ben... Pretty much pure... MORE > $8.55 Regularly $14.98 Buy Now

Dracula Has Risen From The Grave (1969) -- (Movie Clip) Bring Her To Me
Now enslaved and not pleasing the Count (Christopher Lee),...
Wait Until Dark (1967) -- (Movie Clip) Atmosphere Of Mistrust
Con men Carlino (Jack Weston) and Talman (Richard Crenna)...
Play | SHOP

Wait Until Dark (1967) -- (Movie... Con men Carlino (Jack... MORE > $13.95 Regularly $19.98 Buy Now

Time After Time (1979) — (Movie Clip) Tourist Type Thing?
H.G. Wells (Malcolm McDowell), chasing the friend who...
Play | SHOP

Time After Time (1979) — (Movie... H.G. Wells (Malcolm... MORE > $10.95 Regularly $14.98 Buy Now

Black Sabbath (1964) — (Movie Clip) We Can Say All We Like About Ghosts
Boris Karloff returns for the introduction of the second...
Play | SHOP

Black Sabbath (1964) — (Movie Clip)... Boris Karloff returns for... MORE > $13.97 Regularly $19.95 Buy Now

All The President's Men -- (Movie Clip) Follow The Money
Reporter Bob Woodward (Robert Redford) in his first...
Play | SHOP

All The President's Men --... Reporter Bob Woodward... MORE > $11.21 Regularly $14.98 Buy Now

Old Acquaintance - (Original Trailer)
Old Acquaintance
Old Acquaintance - (Original Trailer)
"Two writers, friends since childhood, fight over their books and lives in Old Acquaintance (1943) starring Bette Davis.">
Ben Mankiewicz Intro -- Old Acquaintance (1943)
Ben Mankiewicz introduces Old Acquaintance, 1943.
Ben Mankiewicz Intro -- Old Acquaintance...
Ben Mankiewicz Intro -- Old Acquaintance (1943)
Ben Mankiewicz introduces Old Acquaintance, 1943. >
Old Acquaintance (1943) -- (Movie Clip) You...
At the train station in home-town Birchfield (no state is...
Old Acquaintance (1943) -- (Movie Clip) You Don't Know Kit
At the train station in home-town Birchfield (no state is mentioned), childhood pal Millie (Miriam Hopkins), with newsman Charlie (Roscoe Karns), greets local girl turned famous novelist Kit (Bette Davis), her fan club intervening, in Vincent Sherman's 1943 Warner Bros. hit Old Acquaintance.>
Old Acquaintance (1943) -- (Movie Clip) My Fatal...
In New York after the narrative leap in which Millie (Miriam...
Old Acquaintance (1943) -- (Movie Clip) My Fatal Beauty
In New York, years later during which time Millie (Miriam Hopkins) also becomes a best-selling novelist, she scolds husband Preston (John Loder), who retreats with mentor, friend, rival and baby-sitter Kit (Bette Davis), dropping his own bombshell, in Vincent Sherman's Old Acuqaintance, 1943.>
Vincent Sherman on Bette Davis - (A TCM...
Vincent Sherman on Bette Davis
Director Vincent Sherman recalls Bette...
Vincent Sherman on Bette Davis - (A TCM Featurette)
Director Vincent Sherman recalls Bette Davis behind the scenes of their movie Old Acquaintance (1943).>

TCM Movie Database

Your destination for exclusive material from the TCM vaults