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Portrait of Jennie

Portrait of Jennie(1949)

Also Known As: Tidal Wave |

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Brief Synopsis

An artist discovers his gift when he falls for a beautiful ghost.

Cast & Crew

Jennifer Jones Jennie Appleton
Joseph Cotten Eben Adams
Ethel Barrymore Miss Spinney
Lillian Gish Mother Mary of Mercy
Cecil Kellaway Mr. Matthews
David Wayne Gus O'Toole, taxi driver
Albert Sharpe Mr. Moore, saloon keeper
Florence Bates Mrs. Jekes, the landlady
Felix Bressart The old doorman
Clem Bevans Capt. Catch Cobb
Maude Simmons Clara Morgan

Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  World premiere in Los Angeles: 25 Dec 1948; New York opening: 22 Mar 1949
Release Date:  1949 Production Date:  AFI
Color/B&W:  Black and White, Color (Technicolor) Distributions Co:  Selznick Releasing Organization
Sound:  Mono (Western Electric Sound System) Production Co:  Vanguard Films, Inc.
Duration(mins):  82 or 86 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • Beautiful and gentle movieJennifer

    Wewink 2016-06-03

    Portrait Jennie is a unique and touching film that has a gentle quality to it. The cast is near perfection. Jennifer Jones is perfectly cast as the lovely,... MORE>

  • Portrait of Jennie

    Ken 2015-11-14

    Great movie of star crossed lovers, the lovely Jennifer Jones,and the always great Joseph Cotten,this is one of my all time favorite films,highly... MORE>

  • great movie

    jomo 2014-11-16

    this is a very special movie.though i would be hard pressed to convince you why.i think it either strikes you that way or not.yes..great cast but... MORE>