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The Great Lie

The Great Lie(1941)

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Brief Synopsis

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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Additional Details

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

    kevin sellers 2018-02-27

    Fun chick flick schlock, with Davis and Astor at the top of their respective games, (especially Astor). And the scenes with the two divas in the desert,... MORE>

  • class over style

    don letta 2018-02-20

    Bette... that hair! Those eyes!... Mary... that hair, those clothes! Interesting how the contemporary costuming plays a major part in telling the story...... MORE>

  • 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>