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The Great Lie

The Great Lie(1941)

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Believing her husband to be dead, a flyer's wife bargains with his former love to adopt the woman's baby.

Cast & Crew

Bette Davis Maggie [Patterson]
George Brent Pete [Van Allen]
Mary Astor Sandra [Kovak]
Lucile Watson Aunt Ada
Grant Mitchell Joshua Mason
Jerome Cowan Jock Thompson
Charles Trowbridge Senator Greenfield
Thurston Hall Worthington James
Russell Hicks Colonel Harrison
J. Farrell MacDonald Dr. Ferguson
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MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  not available
Release Date:  1941 Production Date:  Karl*; AFI
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc.
Sound:  Mono (RCA Sound System) Production Co:  Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc.
Duration(mins):  102 or 110 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  9,678    
Duration(reels):  11    

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  • The Great Lie I Missed!

    Alice 2016-05-15

    Oh, how I know you get so many requests asking the same thing; "Please show this film again". Well, here I am, making the same request. I had... MORE>

  • Awesome movie

    Curator 2016-04-30

    The acting in this movie is superb. Ms. Davis breathes life into her character, as always. Ms. Astor played the woman you love to hate. The viewer is... MORE>

  • Premier of The Great Lie

    Richard 2016-04-30

    I find it interesting that nothing is mentioned about the world premier of The Great Lie, so, I'll fill you in. It took place on April 5,1941 in the... MORE>